Posted by Cecily Carver / in 2010/2011 / comments (2) / permalink
[This is an audition announcement from production coordinator Shawna Green]
The Canadian Opera Company is looking for two female children to perform in the upcoming production of the opera Death in Venice by Benjamin Britten.
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If you love period costume, click over to Fashion is My Muse to view Richard Hudson's costume sketches for our upcoming Death in Venice.
The opera is set at the end of the Edwardian era, and the broad hat
brims, high collars, and bouffant sleeves characteristic of women's
fashions from the period are in evidence, particularly in the first
"Hotel Guest" image. For the men, look for curled mustaches, three-piece
suits (which in the period were taking over from the frock coat), and
sharply creased pants (the trouser press had only been recently
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Sara Fulgoni in the COC production of Bluebeard's Castle. Photo: Michael Cooper © 2001