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Opera Conference 2013 Updates

It is now just a few short weeks away from Opera Conference 2013, in Vancouver, BC - here are a few highlights!
The Vancouver Co-Production Colloquium, May 6-7, O’Brian Centre for Vancouver Opera (for Canadian Professional Opera Company Members) 
The National Opera Directors Luncheon, May 7, 2-4pm, The Hyatt Regency (for Canadian Opera Company Board Members)
General Session: Harnessing the Power of LearningParticipatory session led by Douglas McLennan (ArtsJournal) on crowd-sourced learning
Welcome Cruise Hosted by Vancouver Opera
General Session: Opera Out of Bounds In the Opera House with Robert Sirman, Director and CEO , Canada Council for the Arts. Panelists include Arlene Gladstone (former chair of Vancouver Opera Board of Directors and former chair of the 10th Canadian Arts Summit), Christopher Theofanidis (composer) and James Wright (Vancouver Opera General Director)
Mapping Your Company's Civic Footprint: A really exciting new tool for companies to visually demonstrate civic impact
Tan Dun’s Tea: A Mirror of Soul  (Vancouver Opera) on May 7, 9 and 11
In addition, an article on Opera Conference 2013 written by Executive Director Christina Loewen is featured in this month’s WholeNote magazine! The online issue can be seen here (with Christina’s article on page 30).