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Seattle Opera.

On Stage

As of May 1, 2020, Seattle Opera hopes to present our 2020/21 season as announced and listed below. Until we are able to gather again, we are pleased to offer free, digital opera while you shelter at home.

At McCaw Hall

Pagliacci & Cavalleria rusticana

Pagliacci by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Cavalleria rusticana by Pietro Mascagni

Aug. 8–22, 2020

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Opera’s classic double bill: two tales of adultery, jealousy, and revenge in one thrilling performance, staged in a revolving mask-filled arena.

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The Elixir of Love

Gaetano Donizetti

Oct. 17–31, 2020

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Donizetti’s bubbly comedy 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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Angela Meade & Jamie Barton in Concert

Various Composers

October 23, 2020

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After electrifying Seattle debuts in Verdi’s Il trovatore (Meade) and Nabucco (Barton), two powerhouse sopranos return to McCaw Hall for a one-night-only concert.

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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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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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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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