Rural Root’s “Couples” – Live Online Show

The Rural Root Theatre Company, based in the Constance Bay area of Ottawa, is presenting a new place by Sean Grennan written specifically for an online format. June 11, 12, and 13 at 7:00pm, join marriage counsellor Dr. Mercer and her clients as they conduct a group therapy session over video conference. Will she be able to save these 3 … Read More

That’s Shawbiz Junior Edition | A Shaw Festival Cabaret

This Saturday, May 30 at 2pm, the Shaw Festival presents “That’s Shawbiz Junior Edition”, a cabaret for the young and young at heart. Magic tricks, singing, juggling – enjoy an hour of fun and merriment featuring the younger members of The Shaw. You can participate in the magic! Watch a short video and gather the required household items ahead of … Read More

COC Presents “From The Vault”

Every week, the Canadian Opera Company will be sharing a full-length video recording of a COC performance. These videos are normally never seen by the public – they are recorded on a single camera in the sound booth, and are historical recordings that document the technical and creative elements of a production for industry use. This is a special opportunity … Read More

Canadian Stage CLASSROOM – Masterclasses and Discussions

CLASSROOM, from Canadian Stage, is a 5-week series of free online masterclasses and discussions about “today’s shifting approaches and opportunities for live performance makers.” You can expect to get practical tips, inspirations, and provocations for how we are to move forward as artists today. Classes will be streamed live and available until June 30th. Inspiration Mondays – an invitation into … Read More

“The Importance of Being Earnest” – presented by In Absentia Theatre

Grab a cup of tea and a cucumber sandwich, and snuggle up to watch In Absentia Theatre’s performance of “The Important of Being Earnest”. More than 40 actors, many of whom are Northumberland Players members, rehearsed for weeks via Zoom, culminating in a performance that will be aired on Facebook and YouTube at 2pm on Sunday, May 17. Join the … Read More

Virtual Choir – Open Call for Canadian Opera Company

You are invited to participate in the Canadian Opera Company’s first-ever virtual choir! Singers of all ages and abilities will be led through an online performance of the “Anvil Chorus” form Verdi’s Il Trovatore. You will probably recognize it – for a refresher, check out this recording from the Royal Opera House. You have to register on the COC website … Read More

The National Theatre School of Canada launches online theatre classes, graduating class shows, and a virtual design exhibition

The National Theatre School (NTS) has announced the next phase of its “Art Apart” initiative, which provides support to emerging theatre artists, professional artists, and the community during the coronavirus crisis. Free Online Classes Professional actors, directors, designers, composers and theatre makers, artists who are part of the teaching team at NTS, will offer free online classes available to all … Read More

The Metropolitan Opera At-Home Gala

On Saturday, April 25, the Met will present an unprecedented virtual At-Home Gala, featuring more than 40 artists performing in a live stream from their homes all around the world. The gala will be hosted by General Manager Peter Gelb and Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin, and will feature live and pre-recorded performances that were created from individual takes from the … Read More