Teachers' Night Registration

Vocal Music teachers are invited to join us for the Fall 2016 Teachers' Night! For only $10, connect to your inner opera star, gain a deeper knowledge of and appreciation for the art form, and learn how you can use opera to stimulate creativity, curiosity, and discussion in your classroom. 

FALL 2016 
Norma's Vocal Fireworks - Operatic Tips for Your Vocal Class 
Monday, October 3, 2016  6:30 p.m.

Mark Daboll will lead participants through a workshop focusing on how to get the best vocal performance out of your students. Join us as we explore how to sing with your whole body, and how small adjustments can make a big difference. Afterwards, join us for the dress rehearsal of Norma

Mark is a baritone and prominent vocal coach  who divides his teaching between his private studio and University of Toronto’s Faculty of Music. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Westminster College of the Arts (New Jersey), an opera diploma from Wilfrid Laurier University, and a master’s degree in Vocal Pedagogy and Performance from the University of Toronto. In 2011, Mark was certified as a Voiceworks® Associate of Lisa Popeil in Los Angeles, enabling him to teach pop, rock, jazz, R&B, country, and Broadway belting with ease, credibility, and accuracy. He has assisted in the vocal preparation of internationally renowned actors for film and theatre roles; professional opera and broadway singers; solo and choral singers of all ages and styles; and award-winning competitors. Mark Joelson Daboll is a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS), and the Canadian Actors’ Equity Association (CAEA).

To register, please fill out the form below, then follow the link to payment. Registrants must be currently practicing music teachers within an Ontario school board. Due to the limited space available, this event is available to teachers only, and participants will not be able to bring guests. Space is limited, availability is first-come, first-served. For questions, please contact Vanessa Smith, School Programs Manager, at vsmith@coc.ca or 416-306-2392. 

WHAT: P.D. workshop and dress rehearsal of Norma
WHERE: Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W., Toronto, ON 
WHEN: The workshop will run from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m., the dress rehearsal begins at 7:30 p.m. The dress rehearsal is approximately three hours, including one intermission. Dress rehearsal tickets will be given out at the workshop, attendees must attend the workshop in order to receive their dress rehearsal ticket

*Programming subject to change.

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