North American Premiere. A genre-defying tragicomedy from acclaimed Belgium choreographer Alain Platel, featuring nearly 40 performers on stage, with four actors and seven musicians joined by 30 members of Toronto’s Weston Silver Band.
NIGHT BLOOMING CEREUS and A NORTHERN LIGHTS DREAM
28/07/2017 to 05/08/2017
Night Blooming Cereus by John Beckwith & James Reaney
A Northern Lights Dream by Michael Rose
Profound yearning for change, love revisited and the longing for happiness in rural Ontario set amid the mystery of flowers and the exuberance of northern lights.
29/07/2017 to 06/08/2017
By Georges Bizet (in English)
From Opening Night fiasco to triumphant masterpiece, now on everyone’s Top Ten List. A fiercely independent protagonist with a rebellious spirit unwilling to accept subjugation of any sort. All this, wrapped in a splendid musical tapestry of great dramatic depth.
THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO
29/07/2017 to 04/08/2017
by W. A. Mozart (in English)
A comedy of manners and a satirical exploration of power, love and transformation foreshadowing a revolution and transcendental change.
“A dreamer with eyes wide open” and an incorrigible idealist, yet at the same time a visionary and a brave innovator, Josipa Lisac is a unique phenomenon of the music scene. She says of herself that she is terrified of mediocrity and banality, and her whole life is dedicated to finding new, original and often shocking conceptions, which always and everywhere seem attractive, interesting and provocative. In a sentence: Josipa is like no other.