Opera Pub

— The first Thursday of every month

La Bohème

May 19–June 2, 2017


Against the Grain Theatre is an award-winning Canadian opera collective that presents classical music in innovative ways and in unusual venues.

"One of the most exciting companies in the country."

− The Charlebois Post

"Opera needs exciting productions like
#UncleJohn … The directness is electric."

− Maclean’s
Against the Grain Theatre Opera Pub at Amsterdam Bicycle Club. Photo: Darryl Block

Want to perform at our New Year OperaPub?

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We've got a beautiful new Google Form to make the signup process even simpler. Enter your information here to sing at our Thursday, January 5 Opera Pub, held at the Amsterdam...
Jonathan Russell MacArthur

Meet our new Interim General Manager

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Our fabulous General Manager Joanna Barrotta is taking some time away from AtG — as she’s making an exciting move to the Hammer! But we’re happy to announce that Jonathan MacArthur…

Against the Grain Theatre Ayre, starring Miriam Khalil. Photo: Darryl Block

The reviews are in: Ayre

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  Invited by Ivany to address the audience on opening night, the shy, softspoken composer Osvaldo Golijov remarked, eyes twinkling, “Nations play a lot of different roles in history. Conflicts,…


Everything You Need to Know About Attending Ayre

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We’re looking forward to seeing you at Ayre Doors open at 7:30pm. Part I of our concert (three short works by Osvaldo Golijov) begins at 8pm; there is a 20-minute…