Canadian Opera Company co-production with Canada's National Arts Centre
Composer(s): Harry Somers
Louis Riel is a uniquely Canadian contribution to the opera world about Métis leader Louis Riel and Canada’s westward expansion.
one of the most imaginative and powerful scores to have been written in this century
- Washington Star
both a personal story and a national epic…the libretto is as taut and thrilling as a well-written play
- Globe and Mail
No performances scheduled.