Publications

Discover more about the Canadian Opera Company through our online publications. 

Click the sections below to browse our house programs from current and past seasons, read our triannual Prelude magazine, or view our Annual Reports. You can also view our publications on Issuu

For more education materials, visit our Study Guides page.

 

 


2014/2015 House Programs

Falstaff House Program

 

 

Madama Butterfly House Program

 
Prelude Magazine

PRELUDE, Fall 2014

Featuring articles and interviews for our winter productions of Madama Butterfly and Falstaff.

 

Click here to download a PDF version of Prelude.

Prelude, Spring 2014

Featuring articles and interviews for our winter productions of Hercules, Roberto Devereux, and Don Quichotte.

 

Click here to download the Prelude, Spring 2014 edition.

Prelude, Winter 2014

Featuring articles and interviews for our winter productions of Così fan tutte and A Masked Ball.

 

Click here to download the Prelude, Winter 2014 edition.

Prelude, Fall 2013

Featuring interviews with Alexander Neef and David Farley, a round-up of our new Ensemble Studio members and the "anatomy of the opera" of Peter Grimes.

 

Click here to download the Prelude, Fall 2013 edition.


Prelude, Spring 2013

Featuring interviews with Anna Christy, Clea Minaker, Judith Forst, Adrianne Pieczonka, Isabel Bayrakdarian, and Alfred Caron.

 

Click here to download the Prelude, Spring 2013 edition.


Prelude, Winter 2013

Featuring interviews with Bill Viola, Peter Sellars, Michael Cooper, mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard, David Feheley and Barney Bayliss.


 

Click here to download Prelude, Winter 2013.


Prelude, Fall 2012

Featuring interviews with Die Fledermaus costume designer Constance Hoffman, set designer Allen Moyer, and an interview with our Ensemble Studio members Ambur Braid and Mireille Asselin.

Click here to download Prelude, Fall 2012.


Prelude, Spring 2012

Featuring interviews with double bill director Catherine Malfitano and John Relyea on his four roles in The Tales of Hoffmann.

Click here to read Prelude, Spring 2012.


Prelude, Winter 2012

Featuring interviews with Love from Afar's composer Kaija Saariaho, our two Toscas, Adrianne Pieczonka and Julie Makerov, and artist sponsorship – "the most wonderful thing you can do".

Click here to download Prelude, Winter 2012.


Prelude, Fall 2011

Featuring an interview with mezzo-soprano Susan Graham (Iphigenia in Tauris), an exploration of our new production of Rigoletto and a celebration of the fifth anniversary of our wonderful opera house!

Click here to download Prelude, Fall 2011.


Prelude, Spring 2011

Featuring articles on a new production of Rossini's comic masterpiece La Cenerentola, the world of Robert Carsen's Orfeo ed Euridice, and an interview with Jane Archibald.

Click here to download Prelude, Spring 2011.


Prelude, Winter 2011

Featuring articles on Johannes Debus and Myung Hee Cho on our new production of The Magic Flute, our tour to Northern Quebec, an interview with Allan Moyer and James Robinson, the set designer and director of Nixon in China, and 11/12 season announcement. 

Click here to read Prelude, Winter 2011.


Prelude, Fall 2010

Featuring articles on the heart of Aida, our new standing room tickets, celebrating our Ensemble Studio, and an interview with Yoshi Oida, director of Death in Venice.

2013/2014 Season House Programs

Roberto Devereux House Program

The house program for Roberto Devereux on stage at the Four Seasons Centre from April 25 to May 21, 2014.

 

Click here to download the Roberto Devereux program


Hercules House Program

The house program for Hercules on stage at the Four Seasons Centre from April 5 to 30, 2014.

 

Click here to download the Hercules program


A Masked Ball House Program

The house program for A Masked Ball on stage at the Four Seasons Centre from February 2 to February 22, 2014.

 

Click here to download the A Masked Ball program


Così fan tutte House Program

The house program for Così fan tutte on stage at the Four Seasons Centre from January 18 to February 21, 2014.

 

Click here to download the Così fan tutte program


La Bohème House Program

The house program for La Bohème on stage at the Four Seasons Centre from October 3 to 30, 2013.

 

Click here to download the La Bohème House Program


Peter Grimes House Program

The house program for Peter Grimes on stage at the Four Seasons Centre from October 5 to 26, 2013.

 

Click here to download the Peter Grimes House Program


COC Annual Reports

2012/2013 annual report

Read a PDF copy of the 2012/2013 Annual Report online or read below.






2011/2012 Annual Report

The annual report for the Canadian Opera Company's 2011/2012 season.

 

2010/2011 Annual Report

The annual report for the Canadian Opera Company's 2010/2011 season.

 

2009/2010 Annual Report

The annual report for the Canadian Opera Company's 2009/2010 season.


Brandon Jovanovich as Cavaradossi in the Canadian Opera Company production of Tosca, 2012. Photo: Chris Hutcheson.

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