RUBIES 2017:
Date: October 30, 2017
Location: 68th Floor, First Canadian Place, Toronto
2017 Honourees
Soprano Karina Gauvin
Conductor Yves Abel
Director/Teacher Michael Albano

Past Award Winners

The Rubies 2017: Spotlight on Michael Patrick Albano

Opera Canada's 18th annual awards gala The Rubies is quickly approaching. On October 30, three honourees will...

The Rubies 2017: Spotlight on Yves Abel

On October 30, Opera Canada hosts its 18th annual awards gala The Rubies. One of this...

The Rubies 2017: Spotlight on Karina Gauvin

2017 marks the 18th annual Opera Canada Awards, The Rubies, and among this year’s honourees is...

2016 Rubies Awards

The Opera Canada Awards (The Rubies) were established in 1999 to recognize and honour outstanding...

2015 Rubies Awards

Honorees: Carrol Anne Curry W. R. (Bob) McPhee Wendy Nielsen Presenters: Stuart Hamilton John Estacio Liz Upchurch Performers: Allyson McHardy Lida Szwkarek Aviva Fortunata Rachel Andrist Canadian Children’s...

2014 Rubies Awards

Honorees: Rosemarie Landry Adrianne Pieczonka Rev. Edward J. R. Jackman Hon. Henry N. R. (Hal) Jackman Presenters: Stuart Hamilton Mary Morrison Guillermo Silva-Marin Janet...

2013 Rubies Awards

Honorees: Selena James Dáirine Ní Mheadhra & John Hess Barbara Willis Sweete Presenters: Richard Margison Linda & Michael Hutcheon James Kudelka Performers: Layla Claire Florie...

2012 Rubies Awards

Honorees: Janet Stubbs Gerald Finley Michael McMahon Presenters: Stuart Hamilton Wendy Nielsen Lotfi Mansouri Stephen Ralls & Bruce Ubukata Performers: Sasha Djihanian Rehab Chaieb Philippe Sly Anne Larlee Canadian...

2011 Rubies Awards

Honorees: Jacqueline Desmarais Nancy Hermiston Russell Braun Presenters: Susan Graham Richard Turp Lorna MacDonald Patricia Kern Performers: Simone Osborne Phillip Addis Joseph Kaiser Stephen Ralls Canadian Children’s Opera Company

2010 Rubies Awards

Honorees: Edith Wiens Dawn Martens Stephen Ralls & Bruce Ubukata Roger D. Moore Presenter: Carol Vaness Performers: Marianne Fiset Shannon Mercer Brett Polegato Jason Howard Canadian Children’s...