The Canadian Opera Company opens the doors of the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts select mornings in the Fall with a 90-minute tour for the general public. This extensive tour includes backstage access and is an exciting opportunity to learn more about the first purpose-built opera house in Canada, its history, architecture and innovative acoustic design. Starting at 10:30 a.m., the tour is led by a trained docent and includes information and access to the magnificent Isadore and Rosalie Sharp City Room, the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre and R. Fraser Elliott Hall, as well as backstage areas like wig rooms and dressing rooms, the orchestra pit, and other spaces that only a stage door pass could unlock.
- Dates: Sept. 25, Oct. 2, Oct. 16, Oct 26, 2016
- Start time: 10:30 a.m.
- Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W. (at University Avenue)
- Cost: $20/adults; $15/seniors and students
Tickets for public tours are $20/adults and $15/seniors and students, and can be purchased in advance at coc.ca or at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts Box Office, located at 145 Queen St. W., Monday to Saturday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tickets will also be available on the morning of the tour starting at 10 a.m. at the welcome desk located in the main lobby.
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