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UBC Opera Presents “Silent Night”

November 3 - November 9

UBC Opera stages Kevin Puts’s Pulitzer Prize-winning opera, “Silent Night,” which dramatizes the true story of the 1914 Christmas Truce: a spontaneous ceasefire between opposing forces entrenched in No Man’s Land during World War I.

21CM Takeaway: In honor of the WWI Armistice centennial on November 11, opera companies around the world are staging Puts’s “Silent Night.” In addition to its splendid music, this opera presents a remarkable story of human connection amidst the futility of war.


November 3
November 9
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Old Auditorium, University of British Columbia
Vancouver, British Columbia Canada
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UBC Opera
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