Opera Quest 2024 Presents: The Solider and the Sea

June 28
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Entry for this concert is at the Victoria Conservatory of Music – 900 Johnson Street.

About the event
An operatic exploration composed by Colin Doroschuk, and developed for the stage in creative collaboration with a cast of emerging Singers, Greek Chorus, Dancers, & Production Team.

Mythological Scenes from a Soldier’s Odyssey across the Sea
An Unknown Soldier, Ulysses, lying wounded on a foreign battlefield, enters a mythological No Man’s Land at the threshold between past and present; memory, dream and reality…The Soldier & The Sea presents several stages of his Odyssey as he searches to find his way back to his homeland…

The Victoria Conservatory of Music’s OperaQuest program is generously supported by RBC Foundation.

Venue Accessibility
The 900 Johnson Street entrance is at ground-level and wheelchair accessible. There is an elevator located on the first floor: as you enter the building go down the ramp to your right and the elevator is on the left at the bottom. Priority seating can be provided at concerts if you have accessibility issues; please contact the Venues Department . Wheelchair accessible restrooms are located on the main floor, beside the lobby in the Reception and Registration area.

Destination Greater Victoria is honoured to be based on the traditional territory of the Lekwungen-speaking peoples of the Songhees Nation and the Esquimalt Nation, whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.