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Seattle Opera.

On Stage

Throughout this unusual global crisis, everyone at Seattle Opera has kept three important values at the forefront of all our decision-making: our drive to produce new performances that are free to audiences while we are not able to be in the theater; our desire to showcase outstanding artists; and the safety of our artists, staff, partners, and audiences.With these principles guiding us, we excited to share Seattle Opera’s Fall Season

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2020 Fall Season

Public Event

Frederick Ballentine in Recital

An Online Recital

Premieres Friday, October 2, 2020.

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Enjoy an incredible performance by Frederick Ballentine, the tenor who “deserves all kinds of kudos!” (The Seattle Times) for his performance as Don Jose in CarmenThis recital will be available thru October 23, 2020.

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Public Event

Marcy Stonikas in Recital

An Online Recital

Premieres Friday, October 9, 2020.

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Marcy’s relationship with the Seattle Opera stage started in 2010 as a member of the Young Artists Program. She went on to make her mainstage debut in The Magic Flute (’11) Stonikas has sung the title role in Ariadne auf Naxos (’15), Tosca (’15) and The Turn of the Screw (2018).This recital will be available thru October 30, 2020.

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Pagliacci

Highlights Recital

by Ruggero Leoncavallo

Premieres October 16, 2020 at 7:00 PM

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Stream available to season ticket holders from October 16–November 6, 2020. Feel a husband’s jealousy, a wife’s betrayal, and a clown’s love and sadness in this highlights concert of Leoncavallo’s beloved tale. 

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Jorell Williams in Recital

An Online Recital

Premieres Friday, October 23, 2020.

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Jorell Williams is “a robust baritone capable of descending to delicate threads of sound.” (Operawire) Recently appearing in Charlie Parker’s Yardbird and The Falling and the Rising, Jorell is fast becoming one of our favorite singers.This recital will be available thru November 13, 2020.

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Angela Meade & Jamie Barton in Concert

An Online Recital

Premieres October 30, 2020 at 7:00 PM

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Stream available to season ticket holders from October 30–November 20,2020. After electrifying Seattle debuts in Verdi’s Il trovatore (Meade) and Nabucco (Barton), two powerhouse performers present an online recital.

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The Elixir of Love

Gaetano Donizetti

Premieres Friday, November 13, 2020 at 7:00 PM

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Stream available to season ticket holders from November 13–December 4, 2020. Enjoy a semi-staged video stream of Donizetti’s bubbly comedy that has everything: a charming love story, a fast-talking con man, colorful new-to-Seattle costumes, and masterful bel canto music. 

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2021 Spring Season

Don Giovanni

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Jan. 16–30, 2021

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Mozart’s legendary libertine returns in a new production staged and conducted by women. Period silhouettes and an elegant carousel-inspired set promise pleasure… until karma catches up.

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Flight

Music by Jonathan Dove
Libretto by April De Angelis

Feb. 27–Mar. 13, 2021

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An “adventurous, highly entertaining audience-pleaser” (Opera News), this ensemble dramedy follows a stateless refugee stranded in an airport as he crosses paths with all sorts of travelers.

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Tosca

Giacomo Puccini

May 8–23, 2021

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A fiery prima donna struggles to free her true love from the clutches of a ruthless police chief in this gorgeous period revival of Puccini’s masterpiece.

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