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Set/Stage: Pyramus and Thisbe


This fall we’re excited to present the world premiere of Canadian composer Barbara Monk Feldman’s Pyramus and Thisbe in a brand new Canadian Opera Company production. We took a field trip up to the COC Scene Shop to give you an exclusive first look as the sets are being constructed in anticipation of opening night on October 20, 2015!  


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Inside the Wardrobe: La Traviata


Take a peek into Violetta’s wardrobe! Costume designer Cait O’Connor talks about how Violetta’s clothes reflect her place in society and her personal choices. Catch La Traviata this fall from October 8 to November 6, 2015 to see the costumes in their full glory! 


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Are YOU the next Canadian Opera Star?

 One of the most beloved jewels in the COC crown is the COC Ensemble Studio: Canada's premier training program for young opera professionals. Founded in 1980 with a generous continuing grant from Imperial Oil Limited and with assistance from the Government of Canada, the Ensemble Studio provides advanced instruction, hands-on experience, and the practical career development skills necessary to succeed as a self-employed artist in a highly competitive international environment.



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Sara Fulgoni in the COC production of Bluebeard's Castle. Photo: Michael Cooper © 2001

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