The COC Ensemble's Marriage of Figaro

The COC Ensemble's Marriage of Figaro

A scene from the Canadian Opera Company’s production of The Marriage of Figaro, 2016, photo: Michael Cooper

On Monday, February 22nd at Toronto's Four Seasons Centre, the Canadian Opera Company Ensemble Studio takes the main stage for their performance of Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro. The Ensemble Studio takes on the task of understudying the main cast, on top of countless hours of preparation for their very special night. Each year, one performance of the COC's season is reserved for their young artists, and it's an annual highlight for listeners interested in the up-and-comers of Canada's opera scene.

We had the chance to chat with the Ensemble Studio cast, and catch a sneak peek of them in rehearsal. For details and ticket information for The Marriage of Figaro on February 22nd, follow our box office links below.

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Jenna Simeonov

Jenna Simeonov

Jenna is the editor and co-creator of Schmopera.com. She's also a pianist, vocal coach, and répétiteur, and working with singers is how she fell in love with opera. Her favourite operas include Peter Grimes, Ariadne auf Naxos, Tristan und Isolde, Written on Skin, and Anna Nicole.

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  • The Marriage of Figaro - Ensemble Studio Performance

    The Marriage of Figaro - Ensemble Studio Performance

    Experience the extraordinary talent of Canada’s future opera stars as they take to the mainstage for their own performance of the COC’s new production of Mozart’s timeless masterpiece. Don’t miss this perfect opportunity to introduce a friend to opera, and at these prices you can bring a whole group!

    Conducted by Johannes Debus with the COC Orchestra and Chorus.

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