Archival Video Series

VOICEBOX: Opera in Concert introduced the World Premiere of ISIS AND OSIRIS, Gods of Egypt on April 2, 2016. The company pays tribute to OIC fans and supporters by launching a series of Archival videos promoting the wealth and scope of its diverse and innovative programming of rare operas in Canada.
Stay tuned and be on the lookout for our playbill coming up.

 
 

ISIS AND OSIRIS - Gods of Egypt
by Peter-Anthony Togni, Composer
and
Sharon Singer, Librettist

WORLD PREMIERE: 2 April 2016
JANE MALLETT THEATRE
St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, Toronto

Robert Cooper, C.M., Conductor/Chorus Director
Guillermo Silva-Marin, Dramatic Advisor /Lighting Designer

CAST
Imhotep. . . . . . . .. . Christopher Wattam
Sennefer . . . . . .  . . . . . Leigh-Ann Allen
Osiris . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Michael Barrett†
Isis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Lucia Cesaroni†
Grand Vizier Khamet . . . Stuart Graham
Seth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Michael Nyby†
Nepthys . . . . . . . . . . . . . Julie Nesrallah†
†The participation of these Artists are arranged by permission of Canadian Actors' Equity Association under the provisions of the Dance Opera Theatre Policy (DOT).

ORCHESTRA
Violin 1 - Jeewon Kim
Violin 2 - Kathryn Sugden
Viola - Jonathan Craig
Cello - Dobrochna Zubek
Bass - Peter Pavlovsky
Oboe - Lief Mosbaugh
Clarinet - Richard Thomson
Keyboard - Narmina Afandiyeva
Percussion - John Brownell
*Orchestra musicians are member of the Toronto Musician's Association, Local 149.


 

WERTHER
by Jules Massenet

Sunday, November 25, 2018
JANE MALLETT THEATRE
St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, Toronto

Narmina Afandiyeva, Music Director/Pianist
Robert Cooper, C.M., Chorus Director
Guillermo Silva-Marin, Dramatic Advisor /Lighting Designer

CAST
Bailiff of Wetzlar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Nicholas Borg
Children of the Bailiff. . . . . . . . . Young Voices Toronto
Schmidt . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Cian Horrobin
Johann.. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . Austin Larusson
Sophie. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . Holly Chaplin
Werther. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Matt Chittick†
Charlotte. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. Isabel Bayrakdarian†
Albert. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Brett Polegato†
†The participation of these Artists are arranged by permission of Canadian Actors' Equity Association under the provisions of the Dance Opera Theatre Policy (DOT).


 

RISE AND FALL OF THE CITY OF Mahagonny
Music by Kurt Weill and libretto by Bertolt Brecht

Saturday, March 30 and Sunday, March 31, 2019
JANE MALLETT THEATRE
St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, Toronto

Robert Cooper, C.M., Conductor/Chorus Director
Narmina Afandiyeva, Music Collaborator/ Pianist
Guillermo Silva-Marin, Dramatic Advisor /Lighting Designer

CAST
Speaker . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sean Curran
Fatty . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Joshua Clemenger
Trinity Moses .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Evan Korbut
Leokadja Begbick . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Beste Kalender
Jenny Smith . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Elizabeth DeGrazia
Jimmy Mahoney . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Michael Barrett
Jack Schmidt . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Cian Horrobin
Billy. . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Danlie Rae Acebuque
Joe . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sebastien Belcourt
Toby Higgins. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Edward Larocque


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