U of T Opera–Double Bill: Toshio Hosokawa’s The Raven and The Maiden from the Sea (Futari Shizuka)

    January 17, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm America/Toronto Timezone
    Walter Hall
    80 Queen's Park

    New Music Festival–Japanese Noh theatre meets opera and film. 

    The Raven
    Hosokawa tackles the harrowing Gothic poem by Edgar Allan Poe in a mesmerizing psychodrama.
    with Krisztina Szabó, mezzo-soprano

    Futari Shizuka tells the tale of a young refugee lost at sea, embodied by a 12th century courtesan, Lady Shizuka – one of the most known figures in Japanese history.
    with Xin Wang, soprano and
    Ryoko Aoki, Noh singer/dancer

    Walter Hall, 80 Queen’s Park

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    Produced by Toronto New Music Projects and Wallace Halladay with support from the Jackman Humanities Institute Program for the Arts.