Wednesday, November 30, 2011

T.O.S.C.A. at UofT Opera School

Caught you!  You thought the UofT Opera School was performing Puccini's Tosca this week...in fact, they are doing a night of Poulenc: La Voix Humaine & Les Mamelles de Tirésias.  


Check out the details below:


From the melodic pen of Francis Poulenc come two one-act works of stunning theatrical contrast. La Voix Humaine [The Human Voice] portrays the heart wrenching grief of a woman’s final farewell to her lover while Les Mamelles de Tirésias [The Breasts of Tirésias] brilliantly satirizes feminism, fertility drugs and “family values”.
Sandra Horst conductor
Michael Patrick Albano & Erik Thor directors


Thursday, Friday, Saturday | December 1, 2 & 3, 2011 | 7:30 pm
Sunday | December 4, 2011 | 2:30 pm
MacMillan Theatre | $30 ($20*) | FlexiMIX: $24





The TOSCA I mentioned are the ARIA awards that will be presented on Monday, December 5, 2011.



ARIAS: Canadian Opera Student Development Fund
invites you to join us at our annual fundraising event,

The Opera Scholarship Celebration Awards  -  T.O.S.C.A. 2011

Monday, December 5, 2011
Walter Hall at the Edward Johnson Building
Faculty of Music, University of Toronto
80 Queens Park Crescent

Gala Cocktail reception at 6:00 p.m. - Library Atrium, Ground Floor
Concert at 7:30 p.m. - Walter Hall

Join us as ARIAS recognizes and celebrates the excellence of the vocalists of
the Opera Division of the Faculty of Music, University of Toronto.
This festive evening will begin with a fundraising cocktail reception, followed by
a concert of vocal performances from scholarship recipients past and present.
T.O.S.C.A. 2011 will conclude with the presentation of this year's
ARIAS Scholarships to the 2011 Opera Division recipients.

Gala Cocktail Reception and Concert: $125.00
 
For tickets, please contact ARIAS at 416.863.0364
 

Concert Only:  Adults - $35.00, Students - $15.00

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