1972 - Calgary Opera opens 1976 - Citadel Theatre opens in Edmonton 1978 - Banff Centre becomes an educational institution 1980 - Phase One of West Edmonton Mall. Popular art and culture genres: Theatre, sculpture, television and movie making, music (choirs, rock bands and jazz), dance. Biographies: Biographies of famous artists. Website resources Szkwarek's 2015-2016 season was met with great praise in her debuts with Edmonton Opera as Micaëla (Carmen) as well as a role debut as Erste Dame in Mozart's Die Zauberflöte with Calgary Opera. A graduate of Calgary Opera’s Emerging Artist Program Ms. Szkwarek recently had the honour of competing as a semi-finalist with the Metropolitan ... Sloan received additional training as a participant of the Calgary Opera Young Artist Development Program. Passionate about song repertoire, Whitney has twice attended the Franz Schubert Institute in Austria, where she worked to hone her skills with Elly Ameling, Helmut Deutsch, Julius Drake, Robert Holl, Rudolf Jansen, Andreas Schmidt, Roger ... SUMMER 2019 – In recent seasons, most graduate student and seniors in the opera program has either worked professionally as a young artist or participated in workshops or programs for advanced training throughout the country including Opera Saratoga, Ashlawn Opera, Utah Festival Opera, Greensboro Light Opera & Song, Birmingham Music Club ... Get a sneak peek as the NJSO and singers from The Metropolitan Opera's Lindemann Young Artist Development Program as well as Concertmaster Eric Wyrick rehearse this weekend's all-Mozart program.