Constantinople received its premiere in 2004 at the Banff Festival of the Arts. It is produced by Gryphon Trio in partnership with The Banff Centre, Music Toronto, and Tapestry New Opera Works with additional production assistance from Ex Machina. The team of artists responsible for creating the theatrical components of the work included John Murrell (scripting advisor), Jacques Collin, Lionel Arnould (projected visuals designers), Bernard White (lighting and stage design), Marie-Josée Chartier (direction and choreography), Heather MacCrimmon (costume design), Caroline Hollway (production manager), and Anthony Crea (sound).
Constantinople has been performed in the United States, London’s Royal Opera House, and throughout Canada.
Dates for the 2021-22 season are now being booked.