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Diary of Events and Happenings in Calgary, Alberta.

Concert Opera Returns to Airdrie

Concert Opera Returns to Airdrie! - Calgary Concert Opera Company with Opera by Request and Foothill Philharmonic Chorus have teamed up to present the concert version of: La Gioconda by Ponchielli! June 10, Airdrie Alliance Church, 7pm – 1604 Summerfield Blvd, Airdrie, AB T4B 1C7 – (Free Parking in Church lot) Tickets $20 403-617-3554 The opera’s title translates as The Happy Woman. The story revolves around a woman, Gioconda, who so loves her mother that when Laura, her rival in love for the heart of Enzo, saves her mother’s life, Gioconda puts aside her own romantic love to repay her. The villain Barnaba tries to seduce Gioconda, but she prefers death. 1604 Summerfield Blvd