Shanawdithit

Shanawdithit is a new opera project, centred on the story of Shanawdithit, the last recorded surviving Beothuk (1801-1829). The libretto will be co-written and curated by Yvette Nolan and the [...]

Julie Tepperman, librettist

Julie Tepperman is an actor, playwright and educator, as well as co-artistic director (with Aaron Willis) of Convergence Theatre, thrice listed by NOW Magazine as the "Best Site-Specific Theatre [...]

Alex Dobson, baritone

British-Canadian baritone Alexander Dobson has been praised for his musical and dramatic artistry on both opera and concert stages. His portrayal of Wozzeck conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin [...]

Jennifer Taverner, soprano

Soprano Jennifer Taverner has been described as "resplendent and captivating" (Ottawa Life) and is in high demand as a soloist with orchestras and opera companies across Canada. Her 2016/2017 [...]

Jacques Arsenault, tenor

Jacques made his professional debut in 2015, singing and dancing with gusto in the role of Pritschitsch in Edmonton Opera's The Merry Widow. Jacques joined the cast as Kaspar in Opera Nuova’s [...]

Sara Schabas, soprano

Canadian soprano Sara Schabas has performed a variety of repertoire across North America and abroad. A recent graduate of Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of Performing Arts, her opera [...]