On Monday, Nov. 7, at 7:30 p.m. ET, watch Opera McGill's production of George Frideric Handel's Alcina live from Pollack Hall in downtown Montreal. As part of Opera McGill's 60th anniversary celebrations, stage director Patrick Hansen revives his Asian-inspired production of the opera from 2008. In the pit, Hank Knox directs the McGill Baroque Orchestra.
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Alcina: Paula Berry, soprano
Ruggiero: Simone McIntosh, mezzo-soprano
Morgana: Megan Miceli, soprano
Bradamante: Veronica Algie, contralto
Oronte: Haitham Haidar, tenor
Melisso: Igor Mostovoi, bass
Oberto: Hannah De Priest, soprano
Transformed Lovers: Christian Carpino, Eric Epp, Bryan De Parsia, Justin Swanson
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The following cast-captured, behind-the-scenes photos come from the preparations for the opera: