Brantford Opera Guild

Looking for like-minded opera enthusiasts in the Brantford area? Indulge your love of the opera and support the activities of the Canadian Opera Company by joining the Brantford Guild of the COC.

Members meet regularly to learn about the upcoming COC productions and to share their love of this exciting artform.

The Brantford Guild supports COC Ensemble Studio performances in elementary schools, provide financial assistance to promising young artists and is involved in the development of our local arts scene.

Membership Benefits

The annual membership fee is $25. Become a member of the Brantford Guild and you'll get:

  • 10% off Premier or Select Subscriptions;
  • 15% off tickets to individual performances;
  • a four-page newsletter three times a year;
  • take part in other special events.

2016/2017 Season

The Brantford Guild's 2015/2016 season features a number of exciting events. Join us on select Monday afternoons at 1:30 p.m. at the Brantford Tourism Centre (near Highway 403 and Wayne Gretzky Parkway and reached by going through the parking area of Lynden Park Mall) for Discover Opera, an educational program consisting of six presentations a year. 

Bus Trips
Please contact David Cullen: 519-753-0643  to reserve your tickets and for more information.
Louis Riel - May 2, 2017 - 7:30 p.m. 
Tosca - May 19, 2017 - 7:30 p.m.


  • Monday, October 17 at 1:30 pm – Sue Elliott of the Royal Conservatory of Music – Bellini’s Norma
  • Monday, November 21 at 1:30 pm – John Allemang, semi-retired journalist with The Globe & Mail – My experience as a Supernumerary with the Canadian Opera Company.
  • Monday, January 16 at 1:30 pm – DVD showing of German tenor, Jonas Kaufmann, in recital at La Scala in Milan “An Evening with Puccini”.
  • Monday, February 13 at 1:30 pm – David Jaeger, former CBC music producer – Harry Somers’ opera Louis Riel DVD interviews with Mavor Moore and Harry Somers.
  • Monday, March 20 at 1:30 pm, DVD showing of Louis Riel as seen on CBC television.

Become a Member

For more information about these and other events, including opera bus trips, please contact David Cullen at 1-519-753-0643 or fill out the inquiry form below.

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