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Opera with Fangs: Vera Causa Opera brings Dracula to the stage

An operatic twist on a classic tale is making its way to the stage and it comes with a bite. The fickle fanged creature...
Così fan tutte

Review: Canadian Opera Company tackles ‘paradoxical’ Cosí fan tutte

The final Mozart-Da Ponte collaboration, 1790’s Cosí fan tutte, o sia La Scuola degli Amanti (Women Are Like That, or A School for Lovers)...
Jessye Norman

News: Glenn Gould Prize celebrates Jessye Norman

Through a series of events beginning Feb. 11, 2019, Toronto will be celebrating the life, art and work of Jessye Norman. The legendary American...
2019/20 season

News: Edmonton Opera announces 2019/20 season

Big news for Edmonton Opera—on Feb. 2nd they announced their 2019/20 season at opening night of their recent, new production of Hansel and Gretel.  To kick...
Walküre

Review: Die Walküre times two at TSO and LPO

Experiencing two concert presentations of Wagner’s Die Walküre within a week on two different continents presents a unique set of challenges. Along with the...
Neef

Defying “big pageant” opera: Alexander Neef on the COC’s 19/20 Season

The first thing to know about the 2019-2020 Canadian Opera Company season is this: Parsifal is coming to Toronto, but not quite yet. The...
Hansel and Gretel

Review: Edmonton Opera’s Hansel and Gretel “enchanting and appropriately ghoulish”

There was a time when ‘opera’ implied a notion of music that unabashedly included the expectation of actual melodies, and Engelbert Humperdinck’s 1893 treatment...
19/20

News: Canadian Opera Company Announces 19/20 Season

The Canadian Opera Company announced their 19/20 season at a special, ‘season reveal’ event at Toronto’s Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts on...
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