Since 2010, Against the Grain Theatre has been making waves in Canada’s classical music scene. Offering everything from Mozart, Handel, Schubert and Puccini to Britten, Messiaen, Janácek and Kurtág, we have made it our mandate to exhibit fresh, daring re-interpretations of classical repertoire. We perform in non-traditional spaces — courtyards, bars, Victorian mansions, wedding halls — and with scaled-back accompaniment, such as a string quartet or piano, to bring out the full force of operatic singing in close quarters. The result? A thrilling, intimate, and unforgettable experience shared between our artists and audiences. Come see for yourself.
Founder & Artistic Director
Founding Member & Music Director
Editorial & Digital Media Manager
Resident Lighting Designer
Orchestra Manager, AtG Ensemble
Program Manager, AtG Ensemble