You pick your premium experience with Seattle Opera Select Events! When you give at the Amethyst through Jade levels, you will have the opportunity to choose from a series of special opera experiences. Donors at the Ruby level and higher enjoy access to all Seattle Opera Select Events.
Sunday, August 4, 2019 | 5:30 PM
Join Richard Roberts, Production Designer, and Doug Provost, Seattle Opera’s Director of Production, for a conversation about the set and costumes of our modern interpretation of Rigoletto. Afterward, follow the artists as they take the mainstage for the first time during the piano technical rehearsal.
Thursday, November 14, 2019 | 7:00 PM
Dive into Seattle Opera’s new chamber opera, The Falling and the Rising, with composer, Zachary Redler, Librettist, Jerre Dye, and Seattle Opera’s Director of Programs & Partnerships, Alejandra Valarino Boyer. Learn more about the creation and execution of this original work addressing the service, sacrifice, and resilience of members of our armed forces.
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Witness a rehearsal of Charlie Parker’s Yardbird, and enjoy a reception with conversation about the evolution of American jazz and creation of this contemporary opera with Seattle Opera Dramaturg, Jonathan Dean, and our Head of Coach-Accompanists, David McDade. Please RSVP early, as space is limited.
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Only one production remains in Christina Scheppelmann’s first season at Seattle Opera! Come find out more from our General Director about what to look forward to in the 2020/21 Season. This interactive discussion includes a reception with plenty of refreshments and opportunities for mingling.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Get up close and personal with Seattle Opera’s expansive costume collection over wine and hors d’oeuvres at one of our most popular events of the year! Costume Director Susan Davis will lead you on an immersive tour of the Opera Center’s Marks Family Foundation Costume Shop. After the tour, Susan and Seattle Opera Dramaturg Jonathan Dean will offer a preview of the costumes for La bohème. Come join the discussion of our upcoming production and how it fits into our long history of presenting Puccini’s beloved masterpiece.
August 8, 2019; October 17, 2019; January 9, 2020; February 20, 2020; and April 30, 2020
Dinners require advance purchase of $95 per person. Dress rehearsal passes will be deducted from the allotment determined by your donor benefit level.
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