Completing our trio of Mozart “transladaptations,” this inventive update of Così fan tutte, with a new English libretto by Joel Ivany, presents the comedy of manners as a wedding reality TV show, with ticketholders attending as members of the studio audience who will witness the live finale of th...
Thu, May 12 2016 8:00 PM — Sat, May 21 2016 10:30 PM
Questions or concerns? Email us at email@example.com. About Death & DesireThis intimate and intriguing new double-bill brings together two of Canada’s most engaging talents — bass-baritone Stephen Hegedus and mezzo-soprano Krisztina Szabó — in performance of two of the most comp...
Tue, Jun 2 2015 8:00 PM — Fri, Jun 5 2015 11:00 PM
Thursday, May 28 2015 6:00 PM — 11:00 PM
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Mon, Apr 13 2015 1:00 PM — Thu, Dec 31 2015 12:00 PM
After workshopping #UncleJohn last summer in Banff, Alberta, AtG brings its Mozart “transladaptation” home to Toronto audiences. A modern interpretation of Don Giovanni with a new English libretto by AtG founder and artistic director Joel Ivany, #UncleJohn will be presented in The Black Box Thea...
Thu, Dec 11 2014 7:30 PM — Fri, Dec 19 2014 10:30 PM
AtG’s season continues in June, 2014 with an homage to Claude Debussy, as the fearless young company tackles the composer’s only complete operatic work: Pelléas et Mélisande. Sung in French, the production features an outstanding Canadian cast comprising baritone Etienne Dupuis making his role de...
Thu, Jun 19 2014 7:30 PM — Wed, Jun 25 2014 10:30 PM
The hottest ticket this holiday season is sure to be AtG’s Messiah, because really: who doesn’t love a rousing Hallelujah Chorus? Handel’s original score remains intact, but forget about the usual gowns and leather-bound choral folders. AtG artistic director Joel Ivany teams up with dancer/choreo...
Sat, Dec 14 2013 8:00 PM — Sun, Dec 15 2013 10:30 PM
Against the Grain Theatre is proud to presentFigaro’s Weddingby W.A. Mozartwith a new libretto by Joel Ivany May 29, 30, 31 & June 2, 2013 @ 7:30 PMThe Burroughes639 Queen Street West, Toronto ON Directed by Joel IvanyMusic Direction by Christopher MokrzewskiSet Design by Patrick DuWorsCostume ...
Wed, May 29 2013 7:30 PM — Sun, Jun 2 2013 10:00 PM
Against the Grain Theatre is proud to present Kafka/Janácek/Kurtág March 1 & 2, 2013 @ 8:00 PMThe Extension Room30 Eastern Ave., TO Directed by Joel IvanyMusic Direction by Christopher MokrzewskiDesigned by Michael Gianfrancesco FEATURING:Kafka-Fragmente op. 24(sung in German) Violin - Kerry ...
Fri, Mar 1 2013 8:00 PM — Sat, Mar 2 2013 10:30 PM
Come one, come all! Join us to celebrate the holidays with a good old fashioned AtG Christmas party. Bring your friends and family and help us raise funds for our spring 2013 production of Figaro's Wedding (Mozart's music mashed up with Ivany's words). The evening will feature the AtG gang (tha...
Saturday, December 15 2012 7:00 PM — 11:00 PM