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Sarasota Youth Opera Awarded $25,000 NEA GrantSarasota Youth Opera Awarded $25,000 NEA Grant
April 17, 2014

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Acting Chairman Joan Shigekawa announced today that Sarasota Opera is one of 886 non-profit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant. Sarasota O... (more...)


Sarasota Youth Opera Receives a $25,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the ArtsSarasota Youth Opera Receives a $25,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts
April 17, 2014

National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Acting Chairman Joan Shigekawa announced today that Sarasota Opera is one of 886 non-profit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant. Sarasota ... (more...)


Florida Grand Opera to Present Jules Massenet's THAIS, Begin. 5/3Florida Grand Opera to Present Jules Massenet's THAIS, Begin. 5/3
April 08, 2014

Florida Grand Opera closes the 2013-14 season with yet another exciting deviation from the standard repertoire – Massenet's Thaïs, opening May 3, 2014, at the Arsht Center. Bringing a touch of eastern... (more...)


Atlanta Opera's BARBER OF SEVILLE to Open 4/26Atlanta Opera's BARBER OF SEVILLE to Open 4/26
March 27, 2014

Rossini's comic masterpiece, The Barber of Seville concludes The Atlanta Opera's season next month with a cast of artists making their Atlanta debuts. (more...)


Sarasota Opera Announces 2014-2015 Season, Which Includes TOSCA, THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO and MoreSarasota Opera Announces 2014-2015 Season, Which Includes TOSCA, THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO and More
March 26, 2014

Sarasota Opera has announced its 2014 – 2015 Fall and Winter season, one of the grandest seasons in the company's history. Highlights include the return of some of Sarasota Opera's most popular produ... (more...)


Sarasota Opera Announces Launch of New Opera Broadcast and Film SeriesSarasota Opera Announces Launch of New Opera Broadcast and Film Series
March 25, 2014

Sarasota Opera is pleased to announce the launch of its new opera broadcast and film series. This new series will allow Sarasota Opera to expand its programming from the fall and winter season to yea... (more...)


Twenty-Nine Artists to Participate in the 57th Season of the MEROLA OPERA PROGRAM, 6/2-8/17Twenty-Nine Artists to Participate in the 57th Season of the MEROLA OPERA PROGRAM, 6/2-8/17
March 19, 2014

Twenty-three singers, five apprentice coaches and one apprentice stage director, representing ten countries, will participate in the 57th season of the Merola Opera Program from June 2 to August 17. M... (more...)


Sarasota Opera Hosts Exhibition from the Rome Opera House, HOMAGE TO GIUSEPPE VERDI, Now thru 3/25Sarasota Opera Hosts Exhibition from the Rome Opera House, HOMAGE TO GIUSEPPE VERDI, Now thru 3/25
March 08, 2014

Sarasota Opera is thrilled to announce it will be host to an exhibition from the Rome Opera House entitled 'Homage to Giuseppe Verdi; Celebrating the Bicentennial of his Birth' today, March 8 - March ... (more...)


Florida Grand Opera to Present Giacomo Puccini's TOSCA, 3/29Florida Grand Opera to Present Giacomo Puccini's TOSCA, 3/29
February 26, 2014

Last presented by Florida Grand Opera in 2007, Puccini's Tosca is a riveting psychological drama that builds up to one of opera's most stunning conclusions. Torture, murder, and suicide return to the ... (more...)


Sarasota Opera Opens 2014 Winter Festival TodaySarasota Opera Opens 2014 Winter Festival Today
February 08, 2014

Following the critical success of last fall's production of Die Fledermaus, Sarasota Opera will open its 2014 Winter Festival Season today, February 8, 2014 marking the company's 55th consecutive seas... (more...)


Sarasota Opera to Host Exhibition from the Rome Opera House, HOMAGE TO GIUSEPPE VERDI, 3/8-25Sarasota Opera to Host Exhibition from the Rome Opera House, HOMAGE TO GIUSEPPE VERDI, 3/8-25
February 06, 2014

Sarasota Opera is thrilled to announce it will be host to an exhibition from the Rome Opera House entitled 'Homage to Giuseppe Verdi; Celebrating the Bicentennial of his Birth' March 8 - March 25, 201... (more...)


North Carolina Opera Presents Puccini's LA BOHEME TonightNorth Carolina Opera Presents Puccini's LA BOHEME Tonight
January 24, 2014

North Carolina Opera, under the leadership of General Director Eric Mitchko and Artistic Director & Principal Conductor Timothy Myers, presents Puccini's La bohème in Memorial Hall at the Duke Energy ... (more...)


Sarasota Opera Launches New Student Season Pass ProgramSarasota Opera Launches New Student Season Pass Program
January 22, 2014

Sarasota Opera has announced the launch of the new Student Season Pass program for the 2014 Winter Festival Season. For only $25, current full time students under the age of 22 can purchase the Stud... (more...)


The Sarasota Opera Announces New Student Season Pass Program for the 2014 Winter Festival SeasonThe Sarasota Opera Announces New Student Season Pass Program for the 2014 Winter Festival Season
January 22, 2014

Sarasota Opera is proud to announce the launch of the new Student Season Pass program for the 2014 Winter Festival Season. For only $25, current full time students under the age of 22 can purchase th... (more...)


Sarasota Opera Opens 55th Consecutive Season February 8, 2014!Sarasota Opera Opens 55th Consecutive Season February 8, 2014!
January 14, 2014

Following the critical success of last fall's production of Die Fledermaus, Sarasota Opera will open it's 2014 Winter Festival Season on Saturday, February 8, 2014 marking the company's 55th consecuti... (more...)


Sarasota Opera to Open 2014 Winter Festival, 2/8Sarasota Opera to Open 2014 Winter Festival, 2/8
January 13, 2014

Following the critical success of last fall's production of Die Fledermaus, Sarasota Opera will open its 2014 Winter Festival Season on Saturday, February 8, 2014 marking the company's 55th consecutiv... (more...)


North Carolina Opera Appoints David Walker as Its New Director of DevelopmentNorth Carolina Opera Appoints David Walker as Its New Director of Development
December 12, 2013

RALEIGH, N.C. (Dec. 11, 2013)—North Carolina Opera is pleased to announce the appointment of David Walker as its new Director of Development. Mr. Walker comes to NC Opera with years of institutional e... (more...)


David Walker Named New Director of Development of North Carolina OperaDavid Walker Named New Director of Development of North Carolina Opera
December 12, 2013

North Carolina Opera has announced the appointment of David Walker as its new Director of Development. Mr. Walker comes to NC Opera with years of institutional experience, including driving developmen... (more...)


NC Opera to Present LA BOHEME, 1/24-26NC Opera to Present LA BOHEME, 1/24-26
December 11, 2013

North Carolina Opera, under the leadership of General Director Eric Mitchko and Artistic Director & Principal Conductor Timothy Myers, presents Puccini's La bohème in Memorial Hall at the Duke Energy ... (more...)


Maestro DeRenzi Conducts A VERDI CELEBRATION at Opera de Montreal TonightMaestro DeRenzi Conducts A VERDI CELEBRATION at Opera de Montreal Tonight
December 01, 2013

Maestro Victor DeRenzi, who is celebrating his 32nd season as Artistic Director of Sarasota Opera, will conduct 'A Verdi Celebration' at Opéra de Montréal in Montreal, Canada tonight, December 1st. Th... (more...)


Maestro DeRenzi to Conduct A VERDI CELEBRATION at Opera de Montreal, 12/1Maestro DeRenzi to Conduct A VERDI CELEBRATION at Opera de Montreal, 12/1
November 26, 2013

Maestro Victor DeRenzi, who is celebrating his 32nd season as Artistic Director of Sarasota Opera, will conduct 'A Verdi Celebration' at Opéra de Montréal in Montreal, Canada on Sunday, December 1st. ... (more...)


Maestro Victor DeRenzi to Conduct A VERDI CELEBRATION at Opéra de Montréal, 12/1Maestro Victor DeRenzi to Conduct A VERDI CELEBRATION at Opéra de Montréal, 12/1
November 26, 2013

Sarasota, FL - Maestro Victor DeRenzi, who is celebrating his 32nd season as Artistic Director of Sarasota Opera, will conduct 'A Verdi Celebration' at Opéra de Montréal in Montreal, Canada on Sunday,... (more...)


New Harriet Tubman Opera to Preview at Harlem's Schomburg Center, 12/9New Harriet Tubman Opera to Preview at Harlem's Schomburg Center, 12/9
November 15, 2013

AOP (American Opera Projects), and the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture will co-present an evening of scenes from Nkeiru Okoye's folk opera Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed That Line to Fr... (more...)


Verdi's JERUSALEM and More Set for Sarasota Opera's 55th SeasonVerdi's JERUSALEM and More Set for Sarasota Opera's 55th Season
November 01, 2013

Sarasota Opera has announced its 2013 - 2014 Fall and Winter programming which will mark the company's 55th consecutive season of performing grand opera on the Florida gulf coast. Highlights will incl... (more...)


Opera San Jose to Present Humperdinck's HANSEL AND GRETELOpera San Jose to Present Humperdinck's HANSEL AND GRETEL
October 29, 2013

Opera San Jose? (OSJ) continues its 30th Anniversary Season with Engelbert Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel. This enduring fairy tale of lost children, candy treats, and an evil witch comes to life for... (more...)



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