The Vancouver Opera Guild and Great Expeditions are working together to bring you some exciting opera tours for 2020.
FRENCH FESTIVALS - July 10 - 20, 2020
The Vancouver Opera Guild is planing an exciting tour to some of France’s famous summer festivals with five nights in Aix-en-Provence, two nights in Orange and three nights in Beaune. Six opera/concert performances will be included in the programme.
- Festival d'Aix en Pronvence - devoted mainly to opera, the festival also includes concerts of orchestral, chamber, vocal and solo instrumental music.
- The Chorégies d’Orange
- one of the oldest festivals in France dating back to 1869, it takes place in a perfectly preserved Roman amphitheatre seating 8,300 people.The schedule includes a mixture of opera and classical music concerts.
- Beaune International Baroque & Romantic Opera Festival
- annual summer festival notable for revivals of many baroque operas, concerts of oratorios and church music and recitals.