Hearing Hadrian: An Opera for our Time
Sunday, October 14
10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Doors open at 10 a.m.
Location: The 519 (519 Church St.)
The man. The love story. The opera.
Discover Rufus Wainwright and Daniel MacIvor’s new opera Hadrian and its place within the larger context of 21st-century opera and queer storytelling. Highlights of this one-day, interdisciplinary conference include a Q&A with members of Hadrian’s cast and creative team, a panel on opera and technology with Against the Grain Theatre’s Joel Ivany and Tapestry Opera’s Michael Mori, and engaging lectures by eminent scholars in musicology, classics and gender studies.
This conference is in partnership with the Canadian Opera Company, the Faculty of Music at the University of Toronto, the Mark S. Bonham Centre for Sexual Diversity Studies, and the Humanities Initiative of the Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy.
This event is FREE but requires a ticket.
Tickets will be available on September 12, 2018 at 11 a.m.