OPERA

Frog Song
Librettist: Taylor Marie Graham
Composer: William Rowson


Frog Song is a new modern-day, fairy tale opera for children which explores themes of identity, female empowerment, and self expression. The production combines the awesome power of highly theatrical opera and the realistic world children know today at the whimsical Camp Songbird!

The Virgin Charlie
Librettist: Taylor Marie Graham
Composer: William Rowson

A dark comedy in retro musical theatre form: Charlie regularly performs a musical drag act as The Virgin Mary. Feeling under the weather for some time, Charlie receives a visitor in his dressing room. It is the real Mary, Mother of God, and she is here to deliver a message!

Nominated: Dora Mavor Moore Award for Best New Opera / Musical 2009

“A charmingly twisted tale of a drag singer being told by the Virgin Mary that he / she is the bearer of the Second Coming… All hail new opera!” – John Terauds,The Toronto Star

“Props to Comic Opera… The most successful of the comedies… skillfully blends dramatic and musical tones… delivering notes of comedy, irony and real feeling.”  – Jon Kaplan, Now Magazine

Maggie’s Sunflowers
Librettist: Taylor Marie Graham
Composer: Stephen Taylor

What happens when Katie doesn’t attend her brother’s funeral? Step into her sister-in’law’s garden to find out. Careful, the sunflowers aren’t what they seem . . .