Welcome to the 20202021


Thank you for joining us in this fully digital season as we take our performances off the stage and produce them for your at-home viewing enjoyment.

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What’s On

La Voix humaine

Digital Premiere:
Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 7:30PM

In this beautiful work, one performer and one piano create an intimate look into one night in the life of Elle as she struggles with connection…

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Amahl and the Night Visitors

Digital Premiere:
Saturday, December 12, 2020

Since its Christmas Eve premiere in 1951, this story has warmed the hearts of audiences around the world.

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The Music Shop

Digital Premiere:
Saturday, March 13, 2021

In this brilliant comedy, a distraught husband desperately searches a music shop for a song requested by his wife. If only he could remember the name or the tune…

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La Tragédie De Carmen

Digital Premiere:
Saturday, May 1, 2021

This ground-breaking reimagining of Bizet’s beloved masterpiece is visceral, sensual and explosive with a few surprises.

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What is included in my Digital Subscription?

Unlimited on-demand access to all four performances for the duration of the season. The Season officially runs from October 2020 to June 2021. The digital season will give you and your bubble front row seats to all four operas and unlimited on-demand access! Plus, you’ll be supporting the performing arts and artists in our community.

How do I watch the digital performances?

Each opera will be available from its individual show page at its designated Digital Premiere date and time. In general, to access the performances, you will need to ensure that you’ve done the following: 

  1. Purchased a digital subscription
  2. Login using your email address and password
  3. Watch and enjoy the show!
Can I watch the operas after the digital premiere, or just that night?

Never worry about missing a performance! As part of your digital subscription package, operas will be available on-demand following their digital premiere for the remainder of the season (June 2021).

How long will the content be available?
Each opera will be available at its designated Digital Premiere date and time and will remain available on-demand for the duration of the season, June 2021. Content cannot be downloaded.
What is the cost?
For only $99, you get the best seats in the house to a full digital season of opera. Unlimited on-demand access to all the performances for you, and your household to enjoy! Subscribe today! Please consider making a gift to support Vancouver Opera so we can continue to keep the performing arts alive during a time when we cannot perform on stage.
Will I be able to watch the season on my TV, phone, or computer?

You will be able to access our new Digital Season website from any iOS or Android smartphone, tablet, desktop or laptop computer through an internet browser.

To view the season on a television, we recommend an AppleTV or Chromecast streaming media device or a smart TV with a built-in internet browser. Other streaming media devices may also be compatible.

Watch out for our “How to Watch” video tutorial, coming soon!

Are there subtitles?

Yes, we have added English subtitles to all of our broadcasts. Click on the “CC” button on the video.

Are there pre-show talks?

Yes! Each performance will include a pre-show talk and will feature interviews or discussions with cast members and/or the creative team.

Do you accept refunds?

Vancouver Opera has a no-refund policy for tickets and subscriptions.

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