“The Sound of Silence,” “America,” “The Boxer,” “I Am A Rock,” “Mrs. Robinson” and “Bridge Over Troubled Water.” The iconic musical catalogue created by Paul Simon through his partnership with Art Garfunkel comes to life in Acting Up Stage Company’s UnCovered concert.
Experience music director Reza Jacobs’ wildly imaginative and theatrical arrangements as some of Canada’s greatest musical actors from Broadway, London’s West End, Mirvish, and the Stratford and Shaw Festivals bring these songs to life in a way that makes you hear them again for the first time.
music direction, vocal arrangements & orchestrations
Damien Atkins, Brittany Banks, Josh Epstein, Sara Farb, Kelly Holiff, Jeigh Madjus, Robert Markus, Melissa O’Neil, Louise Pitre, Justin Rutledge, Colin Simmons, and Jeffery Straker
Jamie Drake, Justin Gray, Reza Jacobs, and Natalie Wong
TELUS Centre for Performance & Learning
The Royal Conservatory building is called the TELUS Centre for Performance and Learning, located on the south side of Bloor Street, between the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) and Varsity Stadium.
The following parking lots are within walking distance of The Royal Conservatory’s TELUS Centre for Performance and Learning:
9 Bedford Road, north of Bloor Street, west of Avenue Road
37 Yorkville Ave, north of Bloor Street, east of Bay Street
148 Cumberland Street, north of Bloor Street, east of Avenue Road
Yorkville Avenue and Bellair Street on the northwest corner
Melissa O’Neil… can sing with tremendous passion.
— The Star
Reza Jacobs’ musical direction is immaculate.
– The National Post
Louise Pitre is astounding.
– CBC Radio
To get this much talent in one beautiful venue in one night and then use it as a corporate hosting opportunity… there’s not an event in the city that beats it.
– Jordan Banks Managing Director, Facebook Canada
Acting Up Stage Company’s annual Uncovered concert is my favourite event of the year.
– Lawrence Tepperman, Managing Director, K2 Digital