2014/2015 marks quite a season for Russell Braun! The
Toronto-based, internationally acclaimed baritone
performed a full summer of concerts and recitals across North America and Europe, then made his role
debut as Ford in the COC's production of Falstaff in the fall –
and now he takes on Mozart’s legendary womanizer, Don Giovanni.
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The weather outside is certainly frightful, but our concerts this
December are absolutely delightful! Make your way to Richard Bradshaw
Amphitheatre this month for some performances that will fill you with
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The COC is saddened to learn that Brian Macdonald, one of Canada’s pre-eminent theatre and opera directors, passed away over the weekend. Although Brian directed the COC’s 1991 production of La Traviata, he was best-known to COC audiences for his classic production of Madama Butterfly first created for the COC in 1990.
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Sara Fulgoni in the COC production of Bluebeard's Castle. Photo: Michael Cooper © 2001