A friendly introduction to the performance.

PreOpera offers a dynamic and “user-friendly” introduction to the performance. Hosted by musicologist Pierre Vachon, this talk is like a journey into the heart of the work’s music and history, its libretto and its symbols, the production’s artists, etc.

Language: in French with a brief summary in English
Duration: 30 minutes
Where: Piano Nobile in Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier 
When: 1 hour before the show (6:30pm and 1pm)
Cost: Free
Host: Pierre Vachon (Ph.D.), musicologist

Watch the Express PreOperas of the current season below.

the marriage of FIGARO

the coronation of poppea

La reine-garçon

Musicologist Pierre Vachon explains everything you need to know about this work.

enigma

Musicologist Pierre Vachon explains everything you need to know about this work.

la traviata

Musicologist Pierre Vachon explains everything you need to know about this work.