Quinn Kesley as Sancho Panza and Ferruccio Furlanetto as Don Quichotte with their four legged friends and onlookers.

For the love of Opera: Don Quichotte

COC ends their season on a high note with a perfect Don Quichotte Quinn Kesley as Sancho Panza and Ferruccio Furlanetto as Don Quichotte with their four legged friends and onlookers. Jules Massenet’s...
Young Elizabeth

For the Love of Opera: Roberto Devereux

The Canadian Opera Company’s production of Donizetti’s Roberto Devereux is beautiful opera with only a few kinks.  Roberto Devereux shows a jealously obsessed Queen Elizabeth I. “My wrath readies...
The Chorus of Peter Sellars' Hercules at Canadian Opera Company

For the Love of Opera: Hercules

Peter Sellars’ Hercules is an emotionally charged and poignant piece. (l-r) David Daniels as Lichas (in background), Richard Croft as Hyllus, Lucy Crowe as Iole and Kaleb Alexander as Soldier in the...
(l-r) Adrianne Pieczonka as Amelia, Dimitri Pittas as Riccardo, Roland Wood as Renato, Simone Osborne as Oscar (in swan dress), Evan Boyer as Samuel and Giovanni Battista Parodi as Tom in a scene from the Canadian Opera Company production of A Masked Ball, 2014.

For the love of Opera: Verdi’s A Masked Ball

Adrianne Pieczonka as Amelia helps save this production of Verdi's A Masked Ball The Canadian Opera Company’s production of Giuseppe Verdi’s A Masked Ball, (Un ballo in maschera) was musically...