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Seattle Opera announces the cancellation of the summer opera Pagliacci & Cavalleria rusticana. Read the statement from General Director Christina Scheppelmann to learn more about the cancellation and your tickets. 

Behind the Scenes

Your backstage pass to seattle opera

Go behind the curtain with this series of online content ranging  from interviews with Seattle Opera production staff to video make-up tutorials. There is always something exciting happening backstage at the opera!

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#SOConnected: screentime with seattle opera

Get to know the people of Seattle Opera with our series Screentime with Seattle Opera. Each video features an interview with a different member of the SO team including internationally-renowned soprano Sondra Radvanovsky; the Costa-jackson sisters; and more! To see the list and jump to your favorite, click or tap the icon in the top right corner of the video.

 

From our costume shop and Hair/makeup studio

Whether you want to try your hand a costume sketch, or are curious about Costume Director Susan's Davis's favorite costumes, here a playlist of videos from our wonderful Costume Shop. To see the list and jump to your favorite, click or tap the icon in the top right corner of the video.

 

Behind-the-scenes Playlist

Over the years we have collected a variety of behind-the-scenes videos for your enjoyment. From a 90-second quick change backstage at our 2011 production of The Magic Flute to costume previews, and wig fittings, there is a little something for everyone. To see the list and jump to your favorite, click or tap the icon in the top right corner of the video.

 

Last updated May 29

Main Photo © Sean Airhart