The Music of MACBETHBy COC StaffPosted in 22/23 Season[READ MORE]
The must-see work of the season hits the COC stage this spring when our brand-new production of Verdi’s Macbeth makes its Canadian premiere! A soaring score punctuates one of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies in this classic tale of power, ambition, and violence from internationally renowned director Sir David McVicar.
Read on to explore Verdi's incredible score, the voices that bring Shakespeare to life, and the opera artists taking up the roles this season!
The Music of SALOMEBy COC StaffPosted in 22/23 Season[READ MORE]
One of opera’s greatest thrillers returns to the COC stage this season when Richard Strauss’ Salome opens on February 3, 2023! This groundbreaking work tells the unforgettable tale of its iconic title character, delivering a one-act tragedy that continues to shock audiences with each new performance.
Read on to learn more about our acclaimed production and Strauss' modern score, ripe with clashing sounds and intriguing instruments!