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Renée Fleming in Recital

Renée Fleming returns to the NAC for one night only. Don’t miss this intimate recital by one of the most beloved and celebrated musical ambassadors of our time. Fleming captivates audiences with her sumptuous voice, consummate artistry and compelling stage presence. Renée Fleming’s ability to interpret a stunning range of music, from art song to […]

La Bibliothèque-interdite : un opéra-tango intimiste et poétique

Parmi les performances théâtrales à ne pas manquer prochainement, en voilà une qui ressort du lot avec puissance, il s’agit de La bibliothèque-interdite, une œuvre-cabaret dans laquelle Sébastien Ricard incarne un poète idéaliste inspiré par le grand écrivain argentin Jorge Luis Borges. Plongés à Buenos Aires en 1941, à l’époque de la censure où la voix des artistes réfractaires au régime autoritaire du gouvernement Juan Perón était réprimée, les spectateurs seront témoins d’une ère plus ou moins révolue où les revendications politiques pourraient nous sembler encore aujourd’hui bien familières.

Figaro holds you rapt from start to finish

The NAC was teeming with excitement Saturday night as throngs gathered, dressed to the nines for a night at the opera. And what a night it turned out to be! Opera Lyra’s production of Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro pulls you into Figaro’s world under the spell of great music and sumptuous setting then holds […]

The lively Marriage of Figaro takes the stage + ticket giveaway!

Photo and videos by Kenneth Ingram. Apartment613 has two pairs of tickets for the Marriage of Figaro’s opening night performance on Saturday, March 21, 2015. To enter, send an email to with “Marriage” in the subject header. Winners will be selected by random draw at noon on Friday, March 20th. It’s a great time […]

La Traviata: A phenomenal talent showcase

Opera Lyra Ottawa’s production of Verdi’s La Traviata opened last night at the NAC. It was a wonderful performance, but for those of you thinking about trying out an opera for the first time, this may not be the show for you. OLO’s version of La Traviata was a concert presentation, which means no sets or […]