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Arizona Opera presents TOSCA Arizona Opera presents TOSCA
by BWW News Desk - October 31, 2017

Arizona Opera is proud to present the first Mainstage production of its 2017/18 Season, Giacomo Puccini's Tosca, one of the most exciting and dramatic operas of all time.... (more...)
Arizona Opera Brings 1960's Cult Classic Film to the Stage Arizona Opera Brings 1960's Cult Classic Film to the Stage
by BWW News Desk - September 08, 2017

Join Hercules and Arizona Opera on an epic quest, fighting legions of supernatural monsters in the underworld with Hercules vs Vampires. Live, on-stage singers, orchestra and conductor synchronize a newly-composed score from Patrick Morganelli with the 1961 film Hercules in the Haunted World, a fine... (more...)
Arizona Opera To Receive One Million Dollars To Support Modern Masterpieces Arizona Opera To Receive One Million Dollars To Support Modern Masterpieces
by BWW News Desk - April 21, 2017

Following a successful 2016/17 Season that saw the company's first world premiere, Riders of the Purple Sage, Arizona Opera has received a $1 million commitment from longtime supporters Marlu Allan and Scott Stallard, of Payson, Arizona. ... (more...)
Gorgeous Singing and Hilarious Hijinks Abound In Arizona Opera's Season Finale CINDERELLA Gorgeous Singing and Hilarious Hijinks Abound In Arizona Opera's Season Finale CINDERELLA
by BWW News Desk - March 08, 2017

Arizona Opera is pleased to present its 2016/2017 season finale, Cinderella (La Cenerentola). Composed by well-known Italian opera icon Gioachino Rossini of Barber of Seville fame, this production is sure to dazzle both opera regulars and newcomers. Cinderella is sung in Italian with English superti... (more...)
BWW Review: AZ Opera's RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE Is Epic BWW Review: AZ Opera's RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE Is Epic
by Herbert Paine - March 06, 2017

How momentous it is that an opera as monumental and well-crafted as Craig Bohmler's RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE can now lay claim to a rightful place in the canon of works about the American West. In its World Premiere, as part of Arizona Opera's Arizona Bold Initiative, RIDERS is literally and figura... (more...)
Arizona Opera Announces World Premiere of RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE, 2/25 Arizona Opera Announces World Premiere of RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE, 2/25
by BWW News Desk - January 24, 2017

After years of development, the world premiere of Riders of the Purple Sage, a new opera based on Zane Grey's Western novel of the same name will be unveiled in Phoenix and Tucson.... (more...)
AZ Opera to Present MADAMA BUTTERFLY in Tucson, Phoenix This Winter AZ Opera to Present MADAMA BUTTERFLY in Tucson, Phoenix This Winter
by BWW News Desk - December 16, 2016

Arizona Opera kicks off 2017 with Puccini's masterpiece, Madama Butterfly, in Tucson on January 28 at 7:30 pm and January 29 at 2:00 pm in Tucson Music Hall at 260 S. Church and in Phoenix on February 3 & 4 at 7:30 pm and February 5 at 2:00 pm in Symphony Hall, 75 N. 2nd St., Phoenix.... (more...)
AZ Opera's Sapphire Celebration to Present Greatest Hits of Opera AZ Opera's Sapphire Celebration to Present Greatest Hits of Opera
by BWW News Desk - September 02, 2016

Arizona Opera opens its 2016/17 Season with a 45th Anniversary Celebration Concert.  Hosted by mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade, the full Arizona Opera orchestra, chorus, guest artists and the Marion Roose Pullin Studio Artists will perform a sparkling concert of opera's most beloved repertoire. Au... (more...)
Arizona Opera Set to Perform DON GIOVANNI in Phoenix and Tucson This Spring Arizona Opera Set to Perform DON GIOVANNI in Phoenix and Tucson This Spring
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2016

The man, the myth and the legend. Mozart's Don Giovanni comes to the Arizona Opera stage February 26-28 in Symphony Hall in Phoenix and March 5-6 in Tucson Music Hall. Don Giovanni is sung in Italian with English supertitles.... (more...)