Opera in the Garden Series Monday December 7 2020 at 9:15 AM
Monday December 7 2020 at 9:15 AM
Episode 1: Armstrong’s Point
Featuring soprano Lara Ciekiewicz Accompanied by Tadeusz Biernacki
Nestled in the historic Armstrong’s Point neighborhood, this lush smaller garden packs in a variety of colourful annuals, perennials, shrubs, and trees and has had to adapt to a changing environment with the removal of beloved Elm trees in recent years.
Episode 2: Assiniboine Landing
Featuring tenor James McLennan Accompanied by Tadeusz Biernacki
Overlooking the Assiniboine River just west of the city, this contemporary residence’s garden focal point is a pond complete with a bridge. With numerous seating areas to relax in sun or shade, there’s always a chance of spotting the visiting wildlife. The property fronts in this neighborhood also feature a wide boulevard of naturalized prairie plants.
Episode 3: McCreary Road
Featuring soprano Jessica Kos-Whicher Accompanied by Lisa Rumpel
An English garden with fountains, contemporary swimming pool, and country property all combine to provide a restful retreat just minutes from city shopping and the Fort Whyte Centre. The gardens feature a riot of colourful perennials and annuals, and an impressive banana tree that overwinters in the basement.
Winnipeg MB R3B 1C3
This is a general admission performance - the seats are on a first come, first serve basis when you arrive at the theatre.
Doors open 1/2 hour prior to start of performance.