The Florentine Straw Hat Program Book

Posted on Jan 30, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments
The Florentine Straw Hat Program Book

Want a sneak peak at the program book that will be distributed to our audience starting February 6? Here’s your chance to read through the entire program book and get a real handle on the story (synopsis) of The Florentine Straw Hat. It’s complicated so do yourself a favour and read up!

Cast List for The Florentine Straw Hat Announced

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Cast List for The Florentine Straw Hat Announced

We’re excited to announce the casting for our upcoming production of The Florentine Straw Hat. Do you plan on attending? It is NOT to be missed!

Advertising for The Florentine Straw Hat

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Advertising for The Florentine Straw Hat

Check out our ad in today’s Georgia Straight at the top of page 35. Got your tickets? Buy them today at ticketmaster.ca

Video Blog 2 for The Florentine Straw Hat

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Video Blog 2 for The Florentine Straw Hat

Thanks Anna Theodosakis for posting her SECOND Video Blog for our upcoming production of The Florentine Straw Hat. Tickets are going fast so share with your friends.

Video Blog 1 for The Florentine Straw Hat

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Video Blog 1 for The Florentine Straw Hat

Thanks Anna Theodosakis for posting her first Video Blog for our upcoming production of The Florentine Straw Hat.

Alumna Charlotte Burrage joins the COC’s Ensemble Studio

Posted on Jan 17, 2013 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Mezzo-Soprano Charlotte Burrage has been chosen to be a part of the Canadian Opera Company’s prestigious Ensemble Studio. Read more about the young artist program and Charlotte’s success in Trish Crawford’s article in the Toronto Star. http://www.thestar.com/entertainment/music/article/1312566–meet-the-canadian-opera-company-s-newest-members    

UBC Opera Alumna Simone Osborne featured in the Vancouver Sun

Posted on Jan 8, 2013 in Uncategorized | No Comments

BY DAVID GORDON DUKE, SPECIAL TO THE SUN DECEMBER 28, 2012 Vancouver connoisseurs of vocal music are well aware of soprano Simone Osborne, a local now well on her way to a high-powered singing career. Last season she sang the title role in Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette for Vancouver Opera; she starts the new year […]

Mezzo-soprano Courtney Bridge reveals what it takes to become Hansel in Hansel and Gretel

Posted on Nov 22, 2012 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Preparing the role of Hansel, in the opera Hansel and Gretel, has been a wonderful and somewhat challenging experience. I have never had to play the role of a boy on stage before, so this brought a whole new element into my acting and movement on stage. It’s difficult trying to bring out a masculine […]

Cosi Photos!

Posted on Oct 30, 2012 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Check out photos from Monday’s dress rehearsal! Photos by Tim Matheson                              

Cosi fan tutte Vlog #3

Posted on Oct 29, 2012 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Enjoy exclusive rehearsal clips and get to know Fiordiligi, Ferrando, and our friendly box office staff in Episode 3 of the Video Blog for Cosi fan tutte. The show opens Thursday and we are all really excited!