Times are hard. Young artists are struggling to make ends meet, and have no idea where their next meal is coming from. And there’s no work.
But even in all this, love means everything.
Your Bohème cast includes: France Bellemare as Mimì, a seamstres, Andrea Lett* as Musetta, a singer, Clarence Frazer as Marcello, a painter, Marcel d’Entremont as Rodolfo, a poet, Janaka Welihinda as Schaunard, a musician, Brenden Friesen* as Colline, a philosopher, Chris Donlevy* as Parpignol, a toy vendor, Chris Kelly* as Benoit, their landlord, and Michael Harris* as Alcindoro, a state councilor.
Under the baton of Conductor Eric Paetkau*, and Stage Director Charlie Peters*’ vision, audiences will be moved by Puccini’s stunningly romantic music while reflecting on the realities of our contemporary world.
Saskatoon Opera is bringing one of the world’s best-known works to Saskatoon audiences. Puccini’s La Bohème follows the lives, loves, and loss of a group of young artists. From Quando m’en vo to Sono andanti and all the incredible musical and emotional turbulence in between, this opera is a favourite among opera fans and newcomers alike. Saskatoon Opera brings La Bohème to life June 16, 19, 21, and 23 on stage in The Remai Arts Centre.
Experience the life, love, and tragedy of these impoverished artists in Saskatoon Opera’s brilliant performance of La Bohème June 16, 19, 21, and 23 on stage at The Remai Arts Centre. Tickets are available through the Persephone Theatre Box office – 306 384 7727, or by visiting www.saskatoonopera.ca
*denotes Saskatchewan artist