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Tapestry’s Michael Mori Named One of Toronto Star’s 10 to Watch in 2015

The Toronto Star has named Tapestry Artistic Director Michael Mori one of 10 Torontonians to watch in 2015, and spotlights Mori and Tapestry in a feature article entitled “Michael Mori charts a new course for Tapestry Theatre”. Click here to read the article.
 
Coming up for Tapestry this month: Songbook V, a concert of Canadian arias and duets featuring Peter McGillivray, and the company’s 35th anniversary celebration at the Gladstone Ballroom.
 

Against The Grain Reports on #UncleJohn’s Success

Against The Grain Theatre has announced that their most recent production, #UncleJohn (a “transladaptaion” of Mozart’s Don Giovanni), “enjoyed a sold out run, rave reviews, and broke all our ticket sales records.” Congratulations! Click here to read the Globe and Mail’s review of the production.
 
Up next for the company is a double bill of Schubert's Die schöne Müllerin and Messiaen's Harawi in May 2015, called Death & Desire.
 

Opéra de Montréal Presents Saint-Saëns’ Samson and Delilah in Collaboration with Creative Agency Circo de Bazuka

This month, Opéra de Montréal presents an all-new production of Samson and Delilah, directed by Alain Gauthier (winner of a 2013 Opus Award for Dead Man Walking), and featuring Quebec contralto Marie-Nicole Lemieux as Delilah. Video design for the production is by Montréal agency Circo de Bazuka, a creative agency specializing in events, branding, and experiential marketing. For more information, click here.
 

COC Presents Grammy Award Winning Soprano in Die Walküre

Of note at the Canadian Opera Company this month is a critically acclaimed production of Wagner’s Die Walküre, directed by Atom Egoyan and featuring Grammy Award-winning soprano Christine Goerke as Brünnhilde. Click here to read more.