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Ariadne Auf Naxos

Richard Strauss

May 2 - 16, 2015

Our acclaimed production delivers a deliciously theatrical mix of lowbrow comedy and high art, offering surprises and delights at every turn.

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George Frideric Handel

Feb. 21 – Mar. 7, 2015

Elegant and expressive, this all-new production stars the incomparable Stephanie Blythe as Juno, the goddess queen bent on teaching the interloper a lesson.

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Giacomo Puccini

Jan. 10 – 24, 2015

Passionate arias and truly terrific musical moments pepper a rousing score, bringing Tosca’s emotional extremes into sharp relief as the story rushes toward its thrilling conclusion.

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Don Giovanni

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Oct. 18 - Nov. 1, 2014

Featuring varied, evocative, and absolutely glorious music from overture to epilogue, a dynamic set of distinctively drawn characters, and a shocking, unforgettable finale, “the Don” stands apart as Mozart’s boldest masterpiece.

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The Tales of Hoffmann

Jacques Offenbach

May 3 - 17, 2014

An endlessly inventive poet regales his drinking buddies with stories of romancing three fantastic women. A trio of colorful villains foils our hero at every turn.

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The Consul

Gian-Carlo Menotti

Feb. 22 - Mar. 7, 2014

This gripping American drama wowed Broadway audiences during its original run, earning both the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for Best Musical and 1950 Pulitzer Prize for Music.

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Giuseppe Verdi

Jan. 11 - 25, 2014

Hugely popular ever since its Venice premiere, Verdi’s tense and brutal tale of a deformed court jester caught in a web of corruption, lechery, and revenge runs the full emotional gamut in true operatic fashion.

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The Daughter of the Regiment

Gaetano Donizetti

Oct. 19 - Nov. 2, 2013

In order to be together, two young lovers break down the social barriers between the military and polite society, making sure to have lots of fun along the way.

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2013 Ring

Richard Wagner

Aug. 4-25, 2013

Explore the 2013 Ring! Featuring Greer Grimsley as Wotan.

Suor Angelica / La voix Humaine

Giacomo Puccini / Francis Poulenc

May 4 -18, 2013

Gary Thor Wedow conducted this pair of intimate dramas about women who suffer tragic losses.