Handel “Orlando”

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

Orlando…………………..Kinga Lizon, mezzo-soprano
Angelica…………………..Vania Chan, soprano
Dorinda……………………Daniela Agostino, mezzo-soprano
Medoro……………………Shannon Halliwell-McDonald, mezzo-soprano
Zoroastro………………….Michael Robert-Broder, baritone

William Shookhoff, pianist and music director

Verdi “Rigoletto”

Opera by Request presents Verdi’s Rigoletto, in concert with piano accompaniment, Saturday, March 10, 7:30pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information.

Rigoletto…………………………Larry Tozer, baritone
Gilda………………………………Amy Dodington, soprano
Duke of Mantua………………Cian Horrobin, tenor
Maddalena……………………..Lillian Brooks, mezzo-soprano
Sparafucile………………………Dylan Wright, bass-baritone
Monterone………………………Henry Irwin, baritone
Borsa……………………………….Colin Frotten, tenor
Marullo……………………………Marco Petracchi, baritone
Ceprano…………………………..Andrew Tam, baritone
Countess Ceprano/Giovanna.Pina Brannigan, mezzo-soprano

William Shookhoff, music director and pianist

Bellini “Norma”

Opera by Request presents Bellini’s Norma, in concert with piano accompaniment, Saturday, February 10, 7:30pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information.

Norma………………..Antonina Ermolenko, soprano
Adalgisa……………..Shantelle Przybylo, soprano
Pollione……………..Paul Williamson, tenor
Oroveso……………..Andrew Tees, baritone
Flavio…………………Fabian Arciniegas, tenor
Clotilde………………Alessia D’Ambrogio, soprano

William Shookhoff, pianist and music director
Stephanie Ferracane, dramatic consultant

Strauss “Salome”

Opera by Request presents Richard Strauss’s Salome, in concert with piano accompaniment, Saturday, January 20, 7:30pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and additional information.

Salome……………Naomi Eberhard, soprano
Herod……………..Ryan Harper, tenor
Herodias………….Leah Giselle Field, mezzo-soprano
Jochanaan………..Michael Robert-Broder, baritone
Page………………..Meghan Symon, mezzo-soprano
Nazarenes………..Austin Larusson, baritone; Jonathan MacArthur, tenor
Soldiers……………Steven Henrikson and Austin Larusson, baritones
The five Jews…….Avery Krisman, Jonathan MacArthur, Robert Martin and Cian Harrobin, tenors; Steven Henrikson, baritone

William Shookhoff, music director and pianist

Mozart “Le Nozze di Figaro”

Opera by Request presents Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro, in concert with piano accompaniment, Friday, November 24, 7:30pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information.

Figaro…………………….Jan Vaculik, baritone
Count Almaviva……….Gene Wu, baritone
Susanna…………..Caitlin McCaughey, soprano
Countess Almaviva…..Christina Bell, soprano
Marcellina……………… Vilma Vitols, mezzo-soprano
Bartolo/Antonio……….Peter Wiens, baritone
Basilio/Curzio…………..William Ford, tenor
Barbarina…………………Katy Clark, soprano

William Shookhoff, pianist and music director

Mozart “La Clemenza di Tito”

Opera by Request presents Mozart’s La Clemenza di Tito, in concert with piano accompaniment, Friday, November 10, 7:30pm, College St. United Church, 452 College St. (Bathurst). All tickets $20.00. Phone 416 455-2365 for reservations and information.

Tito………………………..William Ford, tenor
Vitellia……………………Deena Nicklefork, soprano
Sesto………………………Madison Arsenault, mezzo-soprano
Servilia……………………Shannon Mills, soprano
Annio……………………..Shannon Halliwell-McDonald, mezzo-soprano
Publio……………………..Evan Korbut, baritone

William Shookhoff, pianist and music director