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Opera Atelier

Price — $35.00 – $135.00

This event is in the past - Fri 16 Nov 2018

Presenting "Spirited, polished interpretations imbued with spontaneity and imaginative flair" - The New York Times

Actéon—the story of the young hunter turned into a stag—and Pygmalion—the story of a beautiful statue magically brought to life—are transformed into riveting operatic masterpieces in the hands of Marc-Antoine Charpentier and Jean-Philippe Rameau, two of the greatest composers in French music history. Canadian tenor Colin Ainsworth is featured in both title roles of this double bill, in a tour that includes Chicago, Opera Atelier’s hometown Toronto, and the Palace of Versailles, France.

Performed in French with English surtitles.

Cast: Colin Ainsworth, Mireille Asselin, Allyson McHardy, Jesse Blumberg, Christopher Enns, Meghan Lindsay, Cynthia Smithers & Anna Sharpe. With Artists of Atelier Ballet, and Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra.

Director: Marshall Pynkoski

Conductor: David Fallis

Choreographer: Jeannette Lajeunesse Zingg

Set designer: Gerard Gauci

Lighting designer: Michelle Ramsay.

Opera Atelier

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