—A Handel Mash-up, Dec 14–16, 2017 —One Performance Left

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— December 7, 2017


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Just announced: Screen and stage legend Martha Burns joins BOUND cast

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Gemini, Genie and Dora Award—winning actor Martha Burns joins the cast of BOUND (Dec 14–16, 2017). In this groundbreaking, dystopian production featuring reconstructed music by Handel, she plays the role of The...

A mash-up of Handel’s music with a new transladaptation

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 31 October, 2017 BOUND uses baroque music to highlight stories of citizen displacement, fear, hope and reconciliation TORONTO — This December, Against the Grain Theatre’s Artistic Director Joel Ivany matches one of…

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We need you to join our global virtual chorus!

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Against the Grain Theatre, Opera Columbus in Columbus, Ohio, and Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity in Banff, Alberta are co-producing a brand new production of Gluck/Berlioz’s groundbreaking opera Orphée et…


New Video! Opera Pub: Opus Pocus

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#OperaPub Thursday, October 5, 2017 Amsterdam Bicycle Club 54 The Esplanade, Toronto, ON, M5E 1A6 The greatest event that the The Amsterdam Bicycle Club has ever seen, AtG's Opera Pub...