Thaïs Grand Opera in Concert

Temptation. Obsession. Redemption. Sir Andrew Davis conducts Jules Massenet’s seductive Thaïs—a French operatic masterwork—in concert, featuring renowned Canadian soprano Erin Wall in the title role of the doomed courtesan.

Please allow roughly two hours and 45 minutes for the entire concert experience, including a 20-minute intermission.

Download the program notes for this performance.

SURTITLES TM prepared and operated by John Sharpe
SURTITLES TM written and produced by Kenneth Chalmers for the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
SURTITLES TM invented at the Canadian Opera Company in 1983 and introduced worldwide with their production of Elektra by Richard Strauss

Thaïs November 7 2019 8PM

Temptation. Obsession. Redemption. Sir Andrew Davis conducts Jules Massenet’s seductive Thaïs—a French operatic masterwork—in concert, featuring renowned Canadian soprano Erin Wall in the title role of the doomed courtesan.

Please allow roughly two hours and 45 minutes for the entire concert experience, including a 20-minute intermission.

Download the program notes for this performance.

SURTITLES TM prepared and operated by John Sharpe
SURTITLES TM written and produced by Kenneth Chalmers for the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
SURTITLES TM invented at the Canadian Opera Company in 1983 and introduced worldwide with their production of Elektra by Richard Strauss

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Massenet: Thaïs (opera-in-concert in French with English surtitles) [2:10']

Performers

Erin Wall
soprano (Thaïs)
Joshua Hopkins
baritone (Athanaël)
Andrew Staples
tenor (Nicias)
Nathan Berg
bass-baritone (Palémon)
Liv Redpath
soprano (Crobyle)
Andrea Ludwig
mezzo-soprano (Myrtale)
Emilia Boteva
mezzo-soprano (Albine)
Stacey Tappan
soprano (La charmeuse)
Neil Aronoff
baritone (Un serviteur)
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

Thaïs November 9 2019 8PM

Temptation. Obsession. Redemption. Sir Andrew Davis conducts Jules Massenet’s seductive Thaïs—a French operatic masterwork—in concert, featuring renowned Canadian soprano Erin Wall in the title role of the doomed courtesan.

Please allow roughly two hours and 45 minutes for the entire concert experience, including a 20-minute intermission.

Download the program notes for this performance.

SURTITLES TM prepared and operated by John Sharpe
SURTITLES TM written and produced by Kenneth Chalmers for the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
SURTITLES TM invented at the Canadian Opera Company in 1983 and introduced worldwide with their production of Elektra by Richard Strauss

Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 8:00pm

Program

Massenet: Thaïs (opera-in-concert in French with English surtitles) [2:10']

Performers

Erin Wall
soprano (Thaïs)
Joshua Hopkins
baritone (Athanaël)
Andrew Staples
tenor (Nicias)
Nathan Berg
bass-baritone (Palémon)
Liv Redpath
soprano (Crobyle)
Andrea Ludwig
mezzo-soprano (Myrtale)
Emilia Boteva
mezzo-soprano (Albine)
Stacey Tappan
soprano (La charmeuse)
Neil Aronoff
baritone (Un serviteur)
Toronto Mendelssohn Choir

Venue

Roy Thomson Hall

60 Simcoe St
Toronto, ON
M5J 2H5

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