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Gen’s Delights Top Picks for This Weekend: May 21st 2016

The Victoria Day long weekend kicks off the summer festival season here in Montreal, with lots of different cultural events happening all weekend long. Come out and discover what Montreal has to offer! more »

May 21, 2016 5:00 PM , Gen's Delights

Hansel & Gretel by Opera da Camera enchants all ages

Genevieve PM Roy

Hansel & Gretel by Opera da Camera enchants all ages

Opera da Camera’s beautiful rendition of Engelbert Humperdinck’s opera Hansel and Gretel was not only professionally executed with excellent soloists, charming decor and costumes but also the general atmosphere of the opera was made accessible to all more »

Oct 25, 2015 3:02 PM , Gen's Delights

Silent Night opera at Place des Arts: One War, One Night, A truce

Opera de Montreal

Silent Night opera at Place des Arts: One War, One Night, A truce

l’Opéra de Montreal proudly presented Silent Night, a contemporary opera that showcases the value of finding common ground among enemy nations, sung by some of today’s finest Canadian singers in principal roles. more »

May 22, 2015 9:27 PM , Gen's Delights

Enter the private world of four young Italian singers with big voices. more »

Mar 24, 2015 11:07 AM Arts & Culture

Explore the career of the opera singer and spokesperson. more »

Mar 24, 2015 10:55 AM Arts & Culture

"Art Express Classic - Francois Clemmons" takes a musical journey through the career of an opera singer on Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. more »

Mar 23, 2015 2:37 PM Arts & Culture


Opera da Camera

XERXÈS by Opera da Camera proves that opera is certainly not a drag!

Opera da Camera presented a modern adaptation of G.F. Handel’s 18th century opera "Xerxes", for four performances from the 19st of February until the 1st of March at the majestic Rialto Theater, 5723 Avenue du Parc, in Montreal. more »

Feb 27, 2015 12:44 AM , Gen's Delights

Samson et Delilah

Yves Renaud

Samson and Delilah a Night of Seduction at the Opera de Montreal

To mark their 35th anniversary, from the 24th to the 31st of January, the Opera de Montreal unveiled a new production of Samson and Delilah; a grand opera in three acts and four scenes by Camille Saint-Saëns. more »

Feb 4, 2015 3:00 AM , Gen's Delights

VIP Phantom of the Opera evening presented by OSM young ambassadors club

Genevieve PM Roy

VIP Phantom of the Opera evening presented by OSM young ambassadors club

Last Friday October 31st, gorgeous guests in elegant 1920's evening wear filled the halls of La Maison Symphonique de Montreal where young professionals, music lovers and Montreal’s young elite were treated to an exclusive VIP Phantom evening ! more »

Nov 4, 2014 10:42 AM , Gen's Delights

Hansel and Gretel at l’Opéra de Montréal

Opera de Montreal

Hansel and Gretel at l’Opéra de Montréal

From the 22nd to the 29th of March 2014, The Atelier Lyrique joined forces with the National Circus School and the National Theatre School of Canada to present an original production of Englebert Humperdinck’s fairy tale opera; Hansel and Gretel. more »

Apr 1, 2014 1:11 AM Gen's Delights

Cinderella by Opera da Camera

Opera da Camera

Cendrillon, Cinderella by Opera da Camera

"Cendrillon" by Opera da Camera –, a dynamic young opera company, currently presenting their version of the Opéra - Comique from the 21st of February until the 28th at the majestic Rialto Theatre. more »

Feb 27, 2014 5:08 PM Gen's Delights

LAKMÉ by l' Opéra de Montréal

L'Opéra de Montréal

LAKMÉ presented by l’Opéra de Montreal

Last week, l’Opéra de Montreal proudly presented their first show of its 2013 season: LAKMÉ, a visually stunning production bathed in the vibrant colors of Bollywood. more »

Sep 29, 2013 7:56 PM Gen's Delights

Place des Arts

Place des Arts

Place des Arts Celebrates 50 years with numerous activities

Last Saturday marked the fiftieth anniversary of the largest performing arts center in Quebec; Montreal’s Place des Arts - also recognized as being one of the most important arts presentation, producing and promotion venues in North America. more »

Sep 23, 2013 3:56 PM Gen's Delights

L'Europe Galante the first opera-ballet

Genevieve PM Roy

L'Europe Galante The first opéra ballet

Last Thursday, the Mont - Royal Baroque company performed L'Europe Galante (Galant Europe), an opéra-ballet comprising of a prologue and four acts written by André Campra, at the majestic Rialto Theater in the heart of Montreal. more »

Apr 15, 2013 1:45 PM Gen's Delights 2 Comments


opera McGill


Opera McGill with the McGill Symphony Orchestra presents: Volpone by John Musto and Mark Campbell (2004). more »

Feb 4, 2013 2:39 AM Gen's Delights 1 Comments

Opera de Montreal 17th edition Gala

Daniel Turp


Benefit Event MAISON SYMPHONIQUE DE MONTRÉAL Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 2 pm The Gala was preceded by the induction of baritone BERNARD TURGEON into the Canadian Opera Hall of Fame more »

Nov 30, 2012 1:44 PM Gen's Delights 3 Comments