VSO and EnChor: Tea and Trumpets

Tea and Trumpets travels to France with EnChor and the VSO for a feast of rich, beautiful classics by Chabrier, Bizet, Massenet, and Fauré – all topped off with a little Can Can by Jacques Offenbach!  Included in the programme are:
Chabrier, Gwendoline Prelude Act II; Bizet, Suite No. 2 from L’Arlesiene; Massenet, Thais: Meditation; Fauré, Pavane; Fauré, Requiem IV. Pie Jesu and VII. In Paradisum; Offenbach, Orpheus in the Underworld: Can Can

2:00 pm Thursday, June 11, 2015  Orpheum Theatre
Tickets: VSO Customer Service: 604.876.3434

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Vancouver Orpheus Choir

“Our Canada” is the OrphOrpheus Choirs 2015eus Choir’s homage to Canadian composers, arrangers and our Canadian heritage, as their last concert before they travel to Wales this September.
7:30 p.m.  May 23
West Point Grey United Church
4595 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver
Orpheus Info Line: 604. 515.5686
  www.orpheus.org

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Vancouver International Children’s Festival Opening Night Party

ChildrensFestivalJoin the VICF for the  Opening Night Party and celebration featuring the zany antics of Les Parfaits Inconnus. Light snacks will be served.  This off-the-wall circus troupe features jugglers, acrobats, and musicians, who together weave daring circus acts, live music, theatre and comedy into a playful extravaganza. Is it a rock concert? Is it a clown show? Is it a circus? It’s all three! This off-the-wall circus troupe features jugglers, acrobats, and musicians, who together weave daring circus acts, live music, theatre, and comedy into a playful extravaganza. Come on a creative and exciting adventure with the circus for an hour of sheer delight. Just hold on to the kids! They may want to run away with the circus after the show.
7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Monday, May 25, Granville Island Stage
http://www.childrensfestival.ca

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