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Stream with us this Saturday! 

Our next online opera broadcast will be available Saturday, May 23 at 10am. Stay tuned for the title of this weekend’s opera stream.


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The Summer 2020 Season

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From the Blog

May 19, 2020

Chasing a Dark November

Novelist Gustav Flaubert famously claimed, “Madame Bovary contains nothing of my life ... It is one of my principles that you must not write yourself. The artist ought to be in his work like God in his creation, invisible and omnipotent.” It’s one of the big questions of the relevance of art in this age of saturation: can one separate the created from the creator or, more seriously, is there an audience for an artistic work simply because of its existence, and not merely for the level of celebrity surrounding it?

May 19, 2020

Director Leonard Foglia on Moby-Dick

Hear from Moby-Dick director Leonard Foglia as he shares how Moby-Dick came to be and provides insight into the creative process.

May 19, 2020

From Page to Stage: An Interview with Moby-Dick Librettist Gene Scheer

The challenge of turning Moby-Dick, one of the great classics of the English language, into an opera would have struck most librettists as Herculean. But for Gene Scheer, the effort was decidedly more Shakespearean.

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Opening Night Celebration

September 11, 2020


September 12–October 1, 2020


September 13–October 4, 2020

Così fan tutte

October 6–28, 2020

The Handmaid's Tale

October 29–November 22, 2020

La Bohème

November 15–December 6, 2020

The Barber of Seville

April 25–May 16, 2021

Der Zwerg

April 27–May 15, 2021

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News From the Press Room

May 14, 2020

Upcoming streaming performances

Streaming performances from the archives continue May 16 with The Capulets and the Montagues.

May 7, 2020

Diversity, Equity and Community online

Department of Diversity, Equity and Community launches new online programs this month.

April 14, 2020

2020 Summer Season canceled

The 2020 Summer Season has been canceled due ot the COVID-19 pandemic.