10 Things to Know about THE MARRIAGE OF FIGAROBy COC StaffPosted in 22/23 Season[READ MORE]
A subversive comedy from one of history’s greatest composers, Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro returns to the COC stage this winter to serve up opera’s most profound music! This masterpiece unfolds over the course of one crazy day as Figaro and Susanna, both servants in an aristocratic household, get ready for their wedding day, all while navigating the unexpected twists and turns of romantic attraction.
Read on to learn the 10 things you should know before heading to the opera!
This Month in Free Concert Series: DecemberBy COC StaffPosted in 22/23 Season[READ MORE]
As the winter season rolls in, cozy up with some world-class live music at the Free Concert Series in the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre!
Enjoy one of Toronto's most breathtaking and intimates spaces, all while supporting Toronto's vibrant music community. Read on to learn more about a few of this month's performances!
Karoline Podolak Wins First Prize at Centre StageBy COC StaffPosted in 22/23 Season[READ MORE]
Canadian soprano Karoline Podolak took home First Prize and the Audience Choice Award at the Canadian Opera Company’s Centre Stage: Ensemble Studio Competition last night at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts. The evening marked the grand finale of a national search for Canada’s top young opera singers, all of whom were vying for cash prizes and the chance to be invited for a coveted spot in the company’s prestigious Ensemble Studio training program. In a COC first, the annual event in support of the company’s Ensemble Studio was live-streamed to audiences across the country, providing an unparalleled platform for the young artists to share their talent.