Welcome to the Canadian Opera Company Media Centre. It contains resources for the media including media releases and downloadable photos of COC leadership and productions for publication where relevant. The images are available to members of the media for print and online promotion of the Canadian Opera Company and its events only.
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Avril Sequeira, Director of Public Relations
Kristin McKinnon, Publicist and Content Producer
COC MARKS MAINSTAGE SUCCESS, INCREASED COMMUNITY-BUILDING, AND DIGITAL EXPANSION IN 2019/2020 SEASONBy Public RelationsRead the PDF version here.Posted In Press Releases
Company committed to continued artist development through COVID-19
Toronto – The Canadian Opera Company’s 2019/2020 season marked a year of inspired mainstage programming, increased community engagement, and new digital initiatives, as reported today at the COC’s Annual General Meeting by COC Board Chair Jonathan Morgan and COC General Director Alexander Neef. For the first time, the meeting was held virtually, in compliance with local government and health guidelines around indoor gatherings due to COVID-19.
CANADIAN OPERA COMPANY CANCELS REMAINDER OF PLANNED 2020/2021 SEASONBy Public RelationsRead the PDF version here.Posted In Press Releases
Artist training to continue and new opera experiences to be offered through COC’s Opera Everywhere programming
Toronto – Given ongoing uncertainty around large-scale and indoor gatherings due to COVID-19, the Canadian Opera Company will be cancelling the rest of its originally planned 2020/2021 season programming.
CANADIAN OPERA COMPANY UNVEILS REIMAGINED FALL SEASON WITH “OPERA EVERYWHERE”By Public RelationsRead the PDF version here.Posted In Press Releases
New lineup features virtual performances, interactive learning opportunities, and community-rooted partnerships
Toronto - The Canadian Opera Company is gearing up for a reimagined fall season of physically distanced programming, called Opera Everywhere. This new slate of digital and in-person events includes live concerts, interactive learning opportunities, and deep dives into opera’s past and future, all designed with community-building in mind.