Opera by Request presents Verdi’s Aida, in concert with piano accompaniment, Saturday, June 25, 7:30pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst) All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information.

Aida……………………Carrie Gray, soprano
Radames………….Paul Williamson, tenor
Amneris………………Ramona Carmelly, mezzo-soprano
Amonasro……………Michael Robert-Broder, baritone
Ramfis…………………Domenico Sanfilippo, bass-baritone
King of Egypt………..William Lewans, bass-baritone
Messenger……………Daniel Wheeler, tenor
High Priestess……….Andrea Naccarato, soprano

William Shookhoff, pianist and music director

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Opera by Request presents Stravinsky’s The Rake’s Progress, in concert with piano accompaniment, Friday, June 17, 7:30pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst) All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information. Tom Rakewell…………..Will Ford, tenor Anne Trulove……………Sharon Tikiryan, soprano Nick Shadow…………….Michael York, baritone Baba the Turk…………..Shilpa Sharma, mezzo-soprano Sellem……………………. Oliver Dawson, […]

Catalani: La Wally

May 17 2016

Opera by Request presents Catalani’s La Wally, in concert with piano accompaniment, Friday, June 10, 7:30pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information. La Wally…………….Sarah Hood, soprano Hagenbach………..Paul Williamson, tenor Walter………………Brigitte Bogar, soprano Gellner……………..Michael Robert-Broder, baritone Stromminger……..Steven Henrikson, baritone Old soldier…………Andrew Tam, baritone Afra………………….Anna […]

Opera by Request, with the Annex Singers, presents Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas and Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana, Saturday, June 4, 7:30pm, St. Andrews United Church, 117 Bloor St. E. All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information Dido and Aeneas Dido……………….Catharin Carew, mezzo-soprano Belinda…………..Jami-Lynn Gubbe, soprano Aeneas…………..Austin Larusson, baritone Sorceress……….Jennifer Routhier, mezzo-soprano Witches…………Nicole Hulme, […]

Opera by Request presents Handel’s Giulio Cesare, in concert with piano accompaniment, Sunday, May 29, 3:00pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information. Cesare…………………….Norman E. Brown, baritone Cleopatra………………..Hayley Swanton, soprano Sesto………………………Heidi Jost, mezzo-soprano Cornelia…………………..Jean-E Hudson, mezzo-soprano Tolomeo………………….Carole Portelance, mezzo-soprano Nireno…………………….Ken Mak, baritone Curio……………………… Matthew […]

Breaking News!

Mar 31 2016

Opera by Request congratulates baritone John Holland on being selected to sing the role of Leporello in the Prague Summer Nights Festival this July. The Festival auditions singers world-wide, and John will be Canada’s sole representative in this production. Those interested in assisting John on this amazing journey can visit: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1642415370/help-john-sing-leporello-in-prague-act-i-the-trave