Past Projects

INdieFest 2022

IndieFest 2022 featured the Imaginarium Series, the first IndieArtist Cabaret, Inferno: A Hip Hop Opera workshop, and Live from the Underworld II: Eurydice’s Calling

The Imaginarium

The Imaginarium is a new initiative that empowers IBPOC leadership on and off the stage. In 2022, The Imaginarium Series was presented at IndieFest 2022.

Canadian premiere November 2022. Opera by Du Yun and Royce Vavrek.

Angel’s Bone

The Angel’s Bone Project uses an award-winning contemporary opera as a creative lens and collaborative tool to generate public conversation and awareness of the trafficking and exploitation of youth in local communities.


OrpheusVR reclaims opera’s rebellious roots using Motion Capture, Virtual Reality and Interactive Audio to usher in the next generation of musical storytelling. It’s “choose your own adventure” meets “epic opera“.

did I Just Say That?

Did I Just Say That? is a new chamber operetta by Valerie Sing Turner (librettist) and Katerina Gimon (composer). A comedy exploring the challenges women of colour face when engaging with operatic works.

A Visual Presentation in ASL and Visual Vernacular.

Caustic Effect

Caustic Effect – An ASL Opera is a new work in creation by Monique Holt & Landon Krentz. The project explores the way language is experienced & expressed and how mythology & fairy tales shape our interactions with the world.

Introducing OAR + re:Naissance Opera's Mentorship Mondays!

Mentorship Mondays

In partnership with the Association of Opera in Canada, re:Naissance Opera is proud to present Mentorship Mondays, an 8 week mentorship program for emerging producers.