This rendering of the tragic story will confront the harsh reality of a woman’s experience […]
Two judges desire the beautiful Susanna. When she rejects their advances, they exploit their power in an attempt to destroy her. […]
Start with the brilliance of Gilbert and Sullivan, using the filter of Japanese imagery […]
Il Trovatore” has a complex plot about a gypsy’s plight, mixed up babies, the wrong baby hurled into the flames […]
Highlighting the troubling narrative of violence, obsession, and domestic abuse in a story that is traditionally told […]
A conniving, Gianni Schicchi, steps in to save the day of his nephew’s fiancé’s greedy family, and turns the tables on everyone in this hilarious evening of collusion, wills and back-stabbing!
Massenet’s masterful use of French lyricism in this opera expresses a fascinating, more sensual story of Salome […]
In 1850, Giuseppe Verdi began composing an opera based on a contentious play that was banned […]
A monumental Baroque opera performed in The Catacombs of the Green-Wood Cemetery, Dido & Aeneas recounts the love of Dido, Queen of Carthage, for the Trojan hero Aeneas, and her despair when he abandons her.
The Playground Operas program is a school day program that immerses students in the creation, production and performance of an opera. […]
In 1730 the Mediterranean island nation of Barataria is wracked by sectarian strife, as the king’s conversion to Protestantism [..]
The underlying questions in “The Human Voice” are What is love? Is all the suffering of “She” really worth it? […]