The Epic Cross-Border, Cross-Company Opera Dubsmash ChallengeBy COC StaffPosted in 18/19
With February soon behind us, we say good bye to the most epic cross-country, cross-opera company Dubsmash challenge ever, courtesy of the casts of Elektra at the Canadian Opera Company and the Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Here's how it all went down...
1,000 Concerts, Countless MemoriesBy COC StaffPosted in Free Concert Series
Since the first concert in 2006, the Free Concert Series in the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre Presented by TD Bank Group, has welcomed more than 175,000 audience members to experience the power of live performance. So in the lead-up to our 1,000th concert on February 19, we asked you to share your favourite memories or stories about the series. Here’s a sampling of the moments that impacted our audience members most.[READ MORE]
Strength and Song: Soprano Erin Wall's Cancer JourneyBy Erin WallPosted in NOTES
In truth, nothing could prepare me for the life-altering experience of being diagnosed and treated for breast cancer. From the moment I asked my family doctor to examine me because something “seemed off,” I knew the news was bad.