Louis Riel

Louis Riel

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July 30, 2017
Sunday •  8 p.m.

August 1, 2017
Tuesday •  8 p.m.

August 3, 2017
Thursday •  8 p.m.

Admission: $62 to $145


Location : Grand Théâtre de Québec
269, boulevard René-Lévesque Est
Borough of La Cité-Limoilou / Downtown
Québec , QC , G1R 2B3

Information about the event
Phone: 418-643-8131
Free Phone: 1-877-643-8131

The story of Louis Riel, the Métis leader and founder of Manitoba, is told in this landmark work. Composed by Harry Somers for our nation’s centennial in 1967, this uniquely Canadian contribution to the opera world returns on the work’s 50th anniversary, and will help mark the 150th anniversary of Canada’s confederation.

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During: Festival d'opéra de Québec
Partner: Opéra de Québec / Festival d'opéra de Québec

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