ariodante

 


ARIODANTE
George Frideric Handel
OCTOBER 16 TO NOVEMBER 4, 2016

Running Time (Estimated): TBA
On stage at the Four Seasons Centre, 145 Queen St. W., Toronto.

Sung in Italian with English SURTITLES™.


NEW COC PRODUCTION AND PREMIERE

One of Handel’s most radiantly beautiful scores echoes myriad emotions in this story of love, honour, and deception. Alice Coote and Jane Archibald—two COC favourites—return to head a dream Baroque cast, under the baton of Music Director Johannes Debus.

Co-production with Féstival d’Aix-en-Provence; Dutch National Opera, Amsterdam; and Lyric Opera of Chicago

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CAST AND CREATIVE TEAMS

Ariodante   Alice Coote
Ginevra   Jane Archibald
Polinesso   Varduhi Abrahamyan
Dalinda   Ambur Braid
Lurcanio    Owen McCausland
Odoardo   Aaron Sheppard
Conductor:     Johannes Debus
Director:   Richard Jones
Set Designer and
Costume Designer:  
  ULTZ
Lighting Designer:    Mimi Jordan Sherin
Choreographer:   Lucy Burge
Puppetry Director: Finn Caldwell
Puppetry Design: Nick Barnes & Finn Caldwell
Chorus Master: Sandra Horst

With the COC Orchestra and Chorus


Scene from Ariodante (Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, 2014). Photo: Pascal Victor/ArtComArt

 

    PERFORMANCES

  • 10/16/2016 at 2 p.m.
  • 10/19/2016 at 7 p.m.
  • 10/22/2016 at 4:30 p.m.
  • 10/25/2016 at 7 p.m.
  • 10/27/2016 at 7 p.m.
  • 10/29/2016 at 7 p.m.
  • 11/04/2016 at 7 p.m.
 

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