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Pyramus and Thisbe, COC's brand new Canadian opera

Pyramus and Thisbe, COC's brand new Canadian opera

October 20, 2015
National

"Pyramus and Thisbe is an all-Canadian gamble.

Its Canadian composer, Barbara Monk Feldman, has never written an opera before.

It will receive its world premiere Oct. 20 at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts starring Canadians Krisztina Szabo and Phillip Addis with an appearance by Owen McCausland.

The new work is matched with short pieces by Claudio Monteverdi, one a mere fragment, written over 400 years ago. The three stories are linked by themes of unrequited love and are all based on myths..."

www.thestar.com

Related Composers: Barbara Monk Feldman