Donizetti “Anna Bolena”

Opera by Request presents Donizetti’s Anna Bolena, in concert with piano accompaniment, Saturday, June 9, 7:00pm, St. Andrews United Church, 117 Bloor St. E. All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information.

Anna Bolena……………………Antonina Ermolenko, soprano
Giovanna Seymour…………..Monica Zerbe, mezzo-soprano
Enrico VIII……………………….John Holland, bass-baritone
Lord Percy………………………Paul Williamson, tenor
Lord Rochefort………………..Austin Larusson, baritone
Smeton…………………………..Meghan Symon, mezzo-soprano
Sir Hervey……………………….Francis Domingue, tenor

Mozart “Don Giovanni”

Opera by Request presents Mozart’s Don Giovanni, in concert with piano accompaniment, Saturday, June 2, 7:30 pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information.

Donna Anna = Carrie Gray , soprano
Zerlina = Risa de Rege, soprano
Donna Elvira = Laura Schatz, soprano
Don Ottavio = Jay Lambie, tenor
Don Giovanni = Andrew Adridge, baritone
Leporello = Evan Korbut, baritone
Masetto = Brian Dearden, baritone
Commendatore = Dylan Wright, bass

Music Director and pianist, Kate Carver

Mozart “Le Nozze di Figaro”

Opera by Request presents Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, in concert with piano accompaniment, Friday, May 25, 7:00pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information.

Figaro…………………….John Holland, baritone
Susanna………………….Jessica Clark, soprano
Countess Almaviva…..Cristina Pisani, soprano
Count Almaviva……….Norman E. Brown, baritone
Cherubino……………….Meagan Larios, mezzo-soprano
Marcellina……………….Anush Pasishnik, soprano
Bartolo……………………Lawrence Shirkie, baritone
Basilio/Curzio…………. Edward Larocque, tenor
Antonio……………………Gregory Dunleavy, baritone
Barbarina…………………Melissa Danis, soprano

Natasha Fransblow, pianist and music director

Donizetta “La Favorita”

Opera by Request presents Donizetti’s La Favorita, in concert with piano accompaniment, Saturday, May 12, 8:00pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information.

Leonora……………………Monica Zerbe, mezzo-soprano
Fernando………………….Cian Horrobin, tenor
King Alfonso……………..Michael Robert-Broder, baritone
Don Gasparo…………….Will Ford, tenor
Baldassarre…………….Dylan Wright, bass
Ines………………………….Shauna Yarnell, soprano

William Shookhoff, music director and pianist

Puccini “Madama Butterfly”

Opera by Request presents Puccini’s Madama Butterfly, in concert with piano accompaniment, Friday, April 27, 7:30pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information.

Cio-Cio-San………………..Deena Nicklefork, soprano
Pinkerton…………………..Will Ford, tenor
Sharpless…………………..Keith O’Brien, baritone
Suzuki……………………….Madison Arsenault, mezzo-soprano
Goro…………………………Colin Frotten, tenor
Yamadori…………………..Austin Larusson, baritone
Bonze………………………. Larry Tozer, baritone
Kate Pinkerton……………Kim Sartor, mezzo-soprano

William Shookhoff, pianist and music director

Donizetti “Don Pasquale”

Opera by Request presents Donizetti’s Don Pasquale, in concert with piano accompaniment, Saturday, April 21, 7:30pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information.

Don Pasquale………………..Mikhail Shemet, bass-baritone
Dr. Malatesta……………….. Austin Larusson, baritone
Norina…………………………. Grace Quinsey, soprano
Ernesto…………………………Fabian Arciniegas, tenor

Claire Harris, music director and pianist