With l’Orchestre symphonique de Laval, bass-baritone Alexandre Sylvestre sings Beethoven’s 9th Symphony in the concert “Hymne à la joie” as part of the first Festival Classique Hivernal. Concert is on February 2, with other festival...
Soprano Lara Ciekiewicz is Countess Almaviva and baritone Peter McGillivray is Bartolo in Edmonton Opera’s Le nozze di Figaro. Production opens on February 1 and runs through February 7, 2020. edmontonopera.com
Calgary Opera presents Bellini’s Norma with soprano Aviva Fortunata (Norma), tenor Andrew Haji (Pollione), and bass Alain Coulombe (Oroveso). Opens February 1, with performances until February 7, 2020. calgaryopera.com
Soprano Nathalie Paulin (as Leonore) and bass-baritones Alexandre Sylvestre (Don Fernando) and Stephen Hegedus (Rocco) join Opera Lafayette for Beethoven’s Leonore. Performance on February 26 in Washington, D.C. and on March 2 in New York, NY. operalafayette.org
Composed by Jonathan Dove with libretto by April de Angelis, Flight gets its Canadian premiere at Pacific Opera Victoria. Conducted by Timothy Vernon, with soprano Jacqueline Woodley (Tina), mezzo-soprano Emilia Boteva (Older Woman) and Allyson McHardy (Minkswoman), baritones John Brancy (Steward) and Justin Welsh (Immigration Officer), and bass-baritone Neil Craighead (Minksman). Opens February 20 and runs through […]
From February 13 through 23, 2020, Vancouver Opera presents Il barbiere di Siviglia. Directed by Ashlie Corcoran in her Vancouver Opera debut, with tenor Isaiah Bell as Count Almaviva and bass-baritone Thomas Goerz as Dr. Bartolo. vancouveropera.ca