Backstage with Ben Heppner

About the Show

If you've ever wondered what really happens behind-the-scenes at the theatre, here's the place to find out. Ben Heppner is one of the greatest opera stars of all time and every week on Backstage he's ready to dish on that hidden life behind the curtain through real-life stories of triumph and tragedy, of laughter and tears. And he shares his passion for music — the classical selections that'll make you simply swoon. Great stories. Great music. Backstage.

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Program Name

Backstage with Ben Heppner

Program Type

Radio

Appears On

CBC Music

Genre

Radio

Schedule

Saturdays at 4:00 PM (5:00 PM AT/5:30 PM NT) on CBC Music | Sundays at 10:00 AM on CBC Music | Sundays at 10:00 PM on CBC Radio One

Bios

Ben Heppner

Host | Saturday Afternoon at the Opera
Host | Backstage with Ben Heppner

Press Releases

WORLD RENOWNED CANADIAN TENOR BEN HEPPNER TO DRAW BACK THE CURTAIN ON NEW CBC RADIO 2 PROGRAM

WORLD RENOWNED CANADIAN TENOR BEN HEPPNER TO DRAW BACK THE CURTAIN ON NEW CBC RADIO 2 PROGRAM

Heppner to bring the music to life with personal stories from behind the scenes at some of the greatest opera houses in the world, woven together with popular classical musical selections. Read More »

Program Name

Backstage with Ben Heppner

Program Type

Radio

Appears On

CBC Music

Genre

Radio

Schedule

Saturdays at 4:00 PM (5:00 PM AT/5:30 PM NT) on CBC Music | Sundays at 10:00 AM on CBC Music | Sundays at 10:00 PM on CBC Radio One

Bios

Ben Heppner

Host | Saturday Afternoon at the Opera
Host | Backstage with Ben Heppner