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Shakespeare in High Park: Hamlet

Shakespeare in High Park features a double bill of Hamlet and All’s Well that Ends Well this summer with a talented cast doing double duty that makes me think, “That’s a lot of lines to learn.”
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Shakespeare in High Park: Theatre Under the Stars

It’s summer time and that means that one of our great summer traditions is back: Shakespeare in High Park. The park is an absolutely beautiful place to be, and the opportunity to experience quality Pay-What-You-Can prices for theatre is always a bonus.
12-13-07-MC-D-1128 – (l – r) Isabel Bayrakdarian as Blanche de la Force and Hélène Guilmette as Sister Constance in the Canadian Opera Company’s production of Dialogues des Carmélites, 2013. Conductor Johannes Debus, director Robert Carsen, set designer Michael Levine, costume designer Falk Bauer, choreographer Philippe Giraudeau, and original lighting designer Jean Kalman. Photo: Michael Cooper
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For the love of Opera: Dialogues des Carmelites

  (l – r) Irina Mishura (back to camera) as Mother Marie and Judith Forst as Madame de Croissy in the Canadian Opera Company’s production of Dialogues des Carmélites, 2013. The last opening nigh...
(l – r) Hanna Schwarz as Herodias and Erika Sunnegårdh as Salome

For the love of Opera: Salome

The visually stimulating Dance of the Seven Veils scene from the Canadian Opera Company’s production of Salome The house was full on a Tuesday night for the third of eight performances of Strauss’s Salome. ...

For the Love of Opera: Lucia di Lammermoor

There’s a buzz throughout the Four Seasons Centre on the opening night of Lucia. Perhaps it’s the start anew of the spring season or perhaps the audience is in on a little secret: ground is going to be broken t...