AS DIRECTOR OF DOMONEY ARTISTS MANAGEMENT, KATHY DOMONEY BRINGS HER WEALTH OF KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE TO THIS POSITION AFTER MORE THAN 20 YEARS AS A LYRIC SOPRANO.
Established in 2008, Domoney Artists Management proudly presents their roster of Classical Singers, Orchestral and Opera Conductors, and Stage Directors to audiences throughout Canada and beyond. We are delighted to welcome mezzo-soprano Michèle Bogdanowicz and tenor Ernesto Ramirez to the roster!
Domoney Artists Management looks forward to sharing these dynamic artists and innovative concert projects including The Emily Carr Project, The Star of Robbie Burns, Viva España, Trillium Brass Oratorio Project, and Nuits d'Amour with you.
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May 1 – 8
Leslie Dala is Cover Conductor and Chorus Director for Evita with Vancouver Opera
May 6 – 8
May 12 – 21
Daniel Lichti is a guest soloist at the Bethlehem Bach Festival, for performances of Cantatas, Easter Oratorio and B Minor Mass; Greg Funfgeld, Conductor
May 13 – 22
Caitlin Wood stars as Despina in "A Little too Cozy", Against the Grain's upcoming Toronto "transladaptation" of Mozart's Cosi fan tutte
Virginia Hatfield is the soprano soloist in Mozart’s Requiem, in her hometown of Campbellford, with Brian Finley conducting
Leslie Dala Conducts and is piano soloist with the Vancouver Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra for an all Gershwin program, including Rhapsody in Blue
May 19 – 21
Dion Mazerolle stars as Ramos in the Chants Libres production of The Trials of Patricia Isasa; Kristin Norderval, composer, Naomi Wallace librettist.
The opera is based on the life story of the Argentine architect and human rights activist Patricia Isasa. In 1976 Patricia Isasa – then a high school student, and just 16 years old – was abducted, imprisoned and tortured by the military junta that ruled Argentina from 1976 to 1983. Isasa was one of as many as 30,000 citizens who were “disappeared” in Argentina, often for activities such as belonging to a union, working with the poor or voicing opposition to economic and political policies. Very few survived.
Based on personal conversations held with Patricia Isasa in 2010, the opera raises question about the amnesty given to highly placed people in government, the use of torture for political reasons, and the need to act with urgency.
May 21 – 28
Daniel Cabena debuts with L’Opera de Montreal in the role of Lydie-Anne de Rozier in Les Feluettes (by Quebec playwright Michel Marc Bouchard and Australian composer Kevin March). Premiered in Montreal in 1987, the play has been produced over 50 times throughout the world.
In 1952, a group of prisoners led by Simon perform a play for a bishop (Bilodeau). which relates a series of events that occurred forty years earlier, when Simon and Bilodeau were at school together in the Lac St.-Jean region. This “Play within a play”, in which men perform both male and female roles, has captured the public’s imagination with its theatrical qualities and emotional resonance.
Daniel Lichti is the bass soloist for Verdi's Requiem with Louis Lavigueur, Choeur Classiques de Montreal
Jun 10 – 12
Giles Tomkins stars as Gandalf and Smaug in Dean Burry's The Hobbit with the Canadian Children's Opera Company
Dion Mazerolle joins the fun for "Paris to Broadway", a concert of Offenbach, Lehar, Gershwin, Porter, and more, with Toronto Operetta Theatre, at the St Lawrence Centre, Toronto
Jun 23 – 26
Leslie Dala conducts Britten's A Midsummer Night`s Dream with the UBC Opera and Members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra; Nancy Hermiston, Director, at the Old Auditorium, UBC
Jun 25 – 26 & Jul 1 – 3
Virginia Hatfield is Daisy in the Westben Arts Festival Theatre's premiere of Brian Finley's new opera, The Pencil Salesman, will be directed by Michael Mori, Artistic Director of Tapestry Opera.