Alberta Opera Touring Association is a non-Equity theatre company mandated to create original musical adaptations of classic literature and folk lore for children.
Founded in 1984, Alberta Opera was created with a mandate to perform traditional opera for children around the province. Now in it’s 34th season, the Sterling-Award winning company is recognized as a fundamental cultural experience in theatres and schools across Western Canada. Their celebrated musical theatre adaptations of fairy tales entertain adults and young audiences alike. Last year alone there were 225 performances – bringing musical theatre to over 68,000 children throughout Alberta.