Premieres May 27, 2021
CANADIAN FILM PREMIERE
Tickets available for purchase until June 10, 2021
Handel’s astonishing theatricality turns the story of The Resurrection into an operatic tour-de-force. The Resurrection details the events between Good Friday and Easter Sunday, with the timeless forces of darkness and light operating in the earthly and celestial spheres.
Colin AINSWORTH, Carla HUHTANEN, Meghan LINDSAY, Allyson MCHARDY, and Douglas WILLIAMS. With Artists of Atelier Ballet and musicians from Tafelmusik (Elisa CITTERIO, Music Director)
Conductor: David FALLIS
Stage Director: Marshall PYNKOSKI
Choreographer: Jeannette Lajeunesse ZINGG
Set Designer/Art Director: Gerard GAUCI
Editor/Director of Photography: Marcel CANZONA
Costume Designer: Michael LEGOUFFE
Audio recorded in Koerner Hall, Telus Centre for Performance and Learning
Production filmed in the Ballroom of St. Lawrence Hall
Production underwriter: Vivian Elizabeth Pilar
The dedication of Opera Atelier’s production of Handel’s The Resurrection in memory of Patricia Barretto
(1974-2020) has been made possible by generous donations from Michael Wekerle and an Anonymous Donor.
With sincere gratitude, we salute our Anonymous Donor for graciously providing the funding to support the rehearsal process for Handel’s The Resurrection.