The Canadian Opera Company announced today that the American mezzo-soprano Beth Clayton, who was scheduled to perform Carmen starting January 27th has withdrawn due to health reasons.
In her place for the first six performances will be Israeli mezzo Rinat Shaham. The COC has not yet announced who will sing Carmen for the remaining six shows.
Tickets for Carmen are available at coc.ca, by calling 416-363-8231, or in person at the Four Seasons Centre Box Office (145 Queen St. W., Toronto).
Ticket prices range from $68 to $321. Special young people’s tickets are priced from $34 to $108 and are available to children age 15 or under that are accompanied by and sitting next to an adult.
$20 tickets in the 5th Ring are available from 11am on the day of the performance as well as 50% any remaining seats. Early queuing is recommended.