Angel

Tickets Go On Sale October 1, 2021
All tickets $30.00
Streaming from October 28, 2021 - November 12, 2021

BUY TICKETS - Coming october 1, 2021!

Angel is a multi-disciplinary storytelling event that explores the mythology surrounding mankind’s loss of innocence and subsequent enlightenment plus the creation of Lucifer as the first great anti-hero. 

Based on the mystic poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke, and John Milton’s Paradise Lost, Angel marks the culmination of OA’s commission for new music for baroque instruments by Canadian composer Edwin HUIZINGA -  created over the past 4 years and featured in performances in Toronto, Chicago, and Versailles.
  
Angel will also showcase musical excerpts by Jean-Phillipe Rameau, Matthew Locke, William Boyce, and Max Richter’s Recomposed by Max Richter: Vivaldi’s The Fours Seasons*.

Featuring Colin AINSWORTH, Mireille ASSELIN, Measha BRUEGGERGOSMAN, Jesse BLUMBERG, Meghan LINDSAY, John TIBBETTS, and Douglas WILLIAMS, Angel will also showcase the Artists of Atelier Ballet, members of Tafelmusik, Elisa CITTERIO, Music Director, and Brainerd BLYDEN-TAYLOR with The Nathaniel Dett Chorale

*“Summer 1” and “Winter 1” written by Max Richter. Published by Mute Song Ltd. and Rough Trade Publishing. By Arrangement with Bank Robber Music.

Composer: Edwin HUIZINGA 
Conductor: David FALLIS
Stage Director: Marshall PYNKOSKI
Choreographer: Jeannette Lajeunesse ZINGG
Contemporary Choreographer: Tyler GLEDHILL 
Set Designer / Art Director: Gerard GAUCI
Film Director / Editor / Director of Photography: Marcel CANZONA

If you would like to use any credits on your Opera Atelier account to purchase tickets please contact the Royal Conservatory box office at 416.408.0208.
Please note these transactions can only be done by telephone.

Angel will be performed in English.

Photos:
1) Artist of Atelier Ballet Xi Yi. Photo by Bruce Zinger.
2) Soprano Measha Brueggergosman in The Eye and Eye’s Delight. Screenshot by Marcel Canzona.
3) Storyboard renderings for Angel by Gerard Gauci.

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