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  1. Interactions at Mozart’s Magical Castle

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    The Opera Atelier families meet Mozart! Photo by Bruce Zinger.

    If you visit Casa Loma in the month of December, you’re bound to run into characters from The Magic Flute wandering about the castle. Maybe you’ll see Tamino and Pamina sitting down for tea, or the Dragon wandering through the library, or even be led astray on your Scavenger Hunt by the beautiful and wily Queen of the Night!

    Visit the castle on the following dates and meet your favourite characters from the enchanting fairytale land of Mozart’s The Magic Flute!

    9:30am-5pm December 1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 9, … Read more

  2. Post-performance Workshops

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    At Mozart’s Magical Castle, connect with the dancer, singer or actor within! After seeing what our performers can do with The Magic Flute, attend one of the post-performance Workshops lead by Opera Atelier artist-educators and get creative. These workshops are designed for the whole family – from the toddler who loves to dance to the grandparent who sings in the shower – so everyone who comes out will share in the adventure!

    Olivier Laquerre as Papageno in Opera Atelier’s 2006 production of The Magic Flute. You can see him this spring! Photo by Bruce Zinger.

    Workshops will take … Read more

  3. Mozart’s Magical Castle – Performances in the Great Hall

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    There’s so much to see and do at Mozart’s Magical Castle this December, I don’t know where to start! We’ve got roaming, interactive characters from The Magic Flute, a Scavenger Hunt for the whole family, and even a Build-A-Dragon station. One of the most exciting events are the 17 days of performances by Opera Atelier artists.

    Meghan Lindsay in Opera Atelier’s fall production Der Freischütz (The Marksman). Photo by Bruce Zinger.

    Performances will span three disciplines: Dance, Music and Drama. Dance performances will feature two of Opera Atelier’s Artists of Atelier Ballet dancers performing choreography from The Magic FluteRead more

  4. Behind the Magic – our Mozart photoshoot

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    Ever wondered how we create such stunning photographs? Check out this photo gallery to see the making-of our Magical Mozart and the kids of Opera Atelier!

    Connect with us and see what’s happening at Mozart’s Magical Castle in December. @OperaAtelier #MozartMagic

  5. Mozart’s Magical Castle

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    Magical Mozart and the kids of Opera Atelier, ready for a month-long adventure! Photo by Bruce Zinger

    This holiday season, Opera Atelier and Casa Loma will partner to create Mozart’s Magical Castle, a month-long installation which will bring Toronto’s castle to life with the sights and sounds of Mozart’s beloved opera The Magic Flute. Running December 1-30, 2012, this unique interactive installation will feature a variety of performances, educational workshops, and creative activities that will expose participants of all ages to the music, dance and story of Mozart’s most famous opera in the magical environment of Casa … Read more