Elbow River Pathway
Calgary Opera is thrilled to bring Rodgers & Hammerstein’s South Pacific to Opera in the Village. This timeless production has instantly recognizable hits like Some Enchanted Evening, There is Nothing Like a Dame, Bali Hai and I’m gonna wash that man right outta my hair.
Tickets for South Pacific range from $35-$125.
South Pacific Fun Facts
- The original production premiered in 1949 on Broadway and was an instant success
- It was the 2nd longest running Broadway musical of the time (running close to 2000 performances)
- In 2008 it was revived on Broadway, won 7 TONY Awards and had a run of close to 1000 performances
- Ezio Pinza, the most famous bass of his time (1940s), was cast as Emile
- Ezio spent 22 years at the Metropolitan Opera