Essential Opera: Triple Bill of New Canadian Works

Sunday, April 6, 2014 (All day)
Event Title: Essential Opera: Triple Bill of New Canadian Works
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  • Venue / Location: Toronto Heliconian Club:: 35 Hazelton Ave.
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  • Price: $20
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  • External Link: Essential Opera
Description:

Etiquette
Composed by Monica Pearce; Libretto by John Terauds
Pitting politeness and perfection against the harsher facts of life, through the eyes of Dorothy Parker, Emily Post and Nancy Astor.

Regina
Composed by Elisha Denburg; Libretto by Maya Rabinovitch
The story of Regina Jonas, the first woman to be ordained a rabbi – in 1935 Berlin – and the young student who discovers her truth.

Heather
(CINDY + MINDY = BFs 4EVER)
Composed by Christopher Thornborrow; Libretto by Julie Tepperman
A hard-hitting introduction to the vicious reality of online bullying between girls and young women. WARNING: Strong language.

Saturday, April 5, 2014, 8:00 p.m.
Heliconian Hall, 35 Hazelton Ave., Toronto

Tickets: $20

MUSICAL TEAM:

Music director: Cheryl Duvall
Conductor: David Passmore

CAST:

Erin Bardua, soprano
Maureen Batt, soprano
Julia Morgan, mezzo
Keith O’Brien, baritone
Jesse Clark, baritone

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