A co-production of Tirgan and the Iranian Canadian Composers of Toronto – ICOT – Sponsored by the Toronto Arts Council.
Arash the Archer is an operatic narration of one of the most well known Iranian myths which has captivated many with its universal values such as redemption, hope and sacrifice. The Iranian Canadian Composers of Toronto – ICOT have created a new version of the story directed by Siavash Shabanpour.
Based on a Poem by Siavash Kasraie
Conductor: Maziar Heidari
Composers: Saman Shahi, Afarin Mansouri Tehrani, Pouya Hamidi and Keyan Emami
Director, Stage Director and Dramaturge: Siavash Shabanpour
Solo Soprano: Kamelia Dara
Illustrator: Touka Neyestani
Actors: Pooria Fard, Shadi Shahkhalili, Ghazal Partou, Mahmoud Ramezani