Study Guides & Resources

These materials provide listening guides, activities and historical and thematic information for teachers, families and anyone who wants to learn more about individual operas. The materials are relevant to classroom and to Ontario Curriculum expectations.

The following study guides are for productions in the 2013/2014 season, our school tour and recent past seasons. For operas from previous seasons please visit our Issuu library. Please check back as this library is updated periodically.

For all other COC publications, visit our publications page.

2013/2014 Season
Glencore Ensemble Studio School Tour Study Guides

The Brothers Grimm, 2013


Right click to download a copy of The Brothers Grimm study guide


La serva padrona, 2013


Right click to download a copy of La serva padrona study guide


Hansel and Gretel, 2012



The Brothers Grimm, 2012




Isis & the Seven Scorpions, 2011


2012/2013 Season Study Guides
2011/2012 Season Study Guides

Semele



A Florentine Tragedy/Gianni Schicchi



The Tales of Hoffmann



Tosca



Love from Afar



Rigoletto



Iphigenia in Tauris


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