Artist In Residence

Opera Atelier is delighted to announce the appointment of Measha Brueggergosman as Artist In Residence for the company’s 2020/21 season.

As Artist In Residence, Measha will have a significant presence in Opera Atelier’s popular Making of an Opera program, reimagined this season as a virtual experience for the COVID-19 world, offering streamed video and livestreamed masterclasses, coaching sessions, and workshops to students across the GTA and beyond.

“I will never stop striving to cultivate new levels of excellence and beauty as we elevate ourselves as a society and embrace our greatest potential. As such, I am proud and excited to assume the role of Artist In Residence with Opera Atelier during this unprecedented time.”

- Measha Brueggergosman

“Measha always delivers performances of extraordinary power and depth. Her commitment to every role she undertakes is nothing short of exceptional, and it comes as no surprise to us that she applies the same work ethic and principles when acting as an educator and ambassador of opera.”

- Marshall Pynkoski, Opera Atelier Co-Artistic Director.

“We are deeply honoured and incredibly excited that Measha has joined Opera Atelier as Artist In Residence this season to help continue to foster a greater appreciation and understanding of the singular artform of opera for the next generation.”

- Jeannette Lajeunesse Zingg, Opera Atelier Co-Artistic Director.
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