In conjunction with the our new production of Harry Somers’ Louis Riel, FREE events are taking place in Toronto throughout the month of April, allowing the general public to discover this uniquely Canadian contribution to the opera world, as well as the Métis history and cultural traditions that inspired the operatic tale of the Métis leader and Canada’s westward expansion.
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Throughout this series, countless operas have been given the title of an "opera that changed my life." An art form such as opera, that is so diverse in terms of artistic output, is going to appeal to people in different ways. Here is the next instalment in our blog series that explores the moments when normal people became opera lovers.
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For those who are fortunate enough to have been exposed to opera from a young age, the connection often lasts a lifetime. Here is the next instalment in our blog series that explores the moments when normal people became opera lovers.
Sara Fulgoni in the COC production of Bluebeard's Castle. Photo: Michael Cooper © 2001