The Spy Who Loved Me with Sheena Easton

Sep 23 – Sep 25

Bond... James Bond. Grammy Award-winner Sheena Easton – vocalist on the James Bond soundtrack For Your Eyes Only - draws you into the world of Goldfinger, The Spy Who Loved Me, and Moonraker, plus “spy” songs from Mission Impossible, Get ... Read more

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Denzal Sinclaire Sings the Nat King Cole Songbook

Nov 11 – Nov 13

Nat King Cole had a passionate and sincere delivery that made every song he sang his own. Sublime piano playing and silky-smooth style made him a legend of his time. Canadian jazz singer Denzal Sinclaire's caressing baritone voice will have ... Read more

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A Jann Arden Christmas

Dec 9 – Dec 10

Canada’s beloved pop diva Jann Arden brings her sensational voice and warm, witty personality to this holiday-season extravaganza! Featured tunes include such timeless numbers as Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree, Silver Bells, and It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year — all done the inimitable Jann Arden way.

  • Jann Arden, vocalist
  • Julian Pellicano, conductor
  • Miles Macdonell Symphony Singers

    Zane Zalis, director

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E.T. – the Extra-Terrestrial, Film with Orchestra

Dec 11

Last season, audiences were thrilled by Home Alone with live orchestra. This Christmas it’s E.T.’s turn with a beautiful film score by the same hand, John Williams. Experience the Steven Spielberg classic family fantasy on the big screen with the ... Read more

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Ryan Shore

Soundtracks Live

Jan 20 – Jan 22

Action, adventure, sci-fi & fantasy – great Hollywood scores come to life at Soundtracks Live! Conductor Ryan Shore brings the best scores from recent movies to the WSO this January, including Star Wars: The Force Awakens (John Williams), The Hateful ... Read more

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Once Upon a Dance!

Feb 17 – Feb 19

A twirl through Manitoba’s history in dance. Five of the province’s leading dance companies show off a few of the cultures woven together on this land. Lively music plus virtuosic performances add up to a very special show that could ... Read more

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Second City Guide to the Symphony

Mar 17 – Mar 19

The legendary Second City comedy theatre and the WSO team up in a hit show filled with sketch comedy, satire, songs, improvisation, and of course, incredible classical music. Nothing is safe in this comic performance, from the colourful musicians to ... Read more

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South Pacific

Apr 7 – Apr 9

The full WSO teams up with Rainbow Stage to bring you South Pacific as never before! On an island during World War II, love blooms between a young nurse and a secretive Frenchman who's being courted for a dangerous military ... Read more

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True North: The Canadian Songbook

May 26 – May 28

Multiple ECMA-nominated singer Eleanor McCain brings her unique and unmistakable style to the WSO with a sneak peek at True North: The Canadian Songbook - her sixth studio album - which is set for release in July 2017 to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday.The show celebrates iconic songs like Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah, Neil Young's Helpless, Bryan Adams' Run To You, Joni Mitchell's A Case Of You, Anne Murray's Snowbird, Gordon Lightfoot's If You Could Read My Mind, and Sarah McLachlan's Angel in new and imaginative orchestrations.

  • Eleanor McCain, vocalist
  • Julian Pellicano, conductor
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