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Maestro Victor DeRenzi, Maestro Pacien Mazzagatti and Leah Lane

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01/08/2009


Michael Capasso, Irina Rindzuner and Victor DeRenzi blow out the candles on the cake

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Victor DeRenzi News

Schmidt Vocal Arts Holds First National Prize Competition, June 3-5 Photo Schmidt Vocal Arts Holds First National Prize Competition, June 3-5
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 22, 2022

As it moves into the final stretch of its 25th anniversary season, Schmidt Vocal Arts (SVA) is eagerly anticipating the final destination: from June 3–5, 2022, Sarasota Opera will host over 30 singers – the top three winners from each of 13 regional competitions and from an independent, virtual cohort are eligible – competing in the company's William E. Schmidt Opera Theatre for the first national award in the Schmidt Vocal Competition's history.

Sarasota Opera Announces 2022-2023 Season Photo Sarasota Opera Announces 2022-2023 Season
by Stephi Wild - Mar 28, 2022

The 2022 Fall Season will feature Cimarosa's The Secret Marriage, along with a production of the Sarasota Youth Opera, Dean Burry's The Secret World of Og. Opening the 2023 Winter Opera Festival on February 18 will be Puccini's Madama Butterfly, followed by Mozart's Don Giovanni, Verdi's Ernani, and Massenet's Thérèse.

Sarasota Opera Will Celebrate Victor DeRenzi's 40th Season Photo Sarasota Opera Will Celebrate Victor DeRenzi's 40th Season
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 10, 2022

The Sarasota Opera House will be the scene of great celebration on the evening of Saturday, March 26, as the company pays tribute to Maestro DeRenzi’s 40th anniversary. Festivities will begin at 5 PM with a reception of passed hors d’oeuvres and libations under a spacious and elegant tent covering Pineapple Avenue.

Melissa Voigt Named Senior Development Officer For Sarasota Opera Photo Melissa Voigt Named Senior Development Officer For Sarasota Opera
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2021

General Director Richard Russell and Artistic Director Victor DeRenzi announced that Melissa Voigt has returned to Sarasota Opera as Senior Development Officer. Ms. Voigt first joined the company in 2000 as Individual Giving Officer and became Director of Development in 2002.

Sarasota Opera Announces Casting For 2022 Winter Opera Festival Photo Sarasota Opera Announces Casting For 2022 Winter Opera Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 2, 2021

Artistic Director Victor DeRenzi and General Director Richard Russell have announced casting for the 2022 Winter Opera Festival, which also marks Maestro DeRenzi's 40th anniversary with the company.

Classical WSMR To Broadcast Past Productions Of Sarasota Opera Photo Classical WSMR To Broadcast Past Productions Of Sarasota Opera
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2021

Six popular Sarasota Opera past productions will be broadcast on Classical WSMR radio beginning Saturday, October 23rd at 1pm Eastern Time: Verdi's Otello (2012), D'Albert's Tiefland (2018) on October 30th, Puccini's La bohème (2020) on November 6th, Montemezzi's The Love of Three Kings (L'amore dei tre rei) (2017) on November 13th, and more.

Sarasota Opera Board Of Trustees Elects 2021-22 Officers Photo Sarasota Opera Board Of Trustees Elects 2021-22 Officers
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2021

Sarasota Opera has announced the election of new officers to its Board of Trustees. Waldron “Wally” Kraemer has been elected Chair for a two-year term, succeeding Syble Di Girolamo who served from 2019 to 2021. Mr. Kraemer has served on the board since 2014, most recently as Vice Chair.

Sarasota Opera Announces 2021-2022 Season Photo Sarasota Opera Announces 2021-2022 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2021

Sarasota Opera Artistic Director Victor DeRenzi and General Director Richard Russell have announced the 2021-2022 Season. Inspired by the enthusiastic audience response to the early Rossini works performed this past winter and spring season, Sarasota Opera will present The Silken Ladder (La scala di seta) for the 2021 Fall Season in November.

Sarasota Opera Announces Five-Year Contract Extension And New Title For Richard Russe Photo Sarasota Opera Announces Five-Year Contract Extension And New Title For Richard Russell
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 1, 2021

Sarasota Opera announced today that Richard Russell's contract has been extended through the 2025–26 season, and that his job title will change from Executive Director to General Director to better reflect the breadth of his responsibilities with the company.

Sarasota Opera Safely and Successfully Concludes 62 Season With DIDO AND AENEAS Photo Sarasota Opera Safely and Successfully Concludes 62 Season With DIDO AND AENEAS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 3, 2021

It is a story that couldn't be completely told until the final curtain fell. On Sunday, April 25th, 2021, Sarasota Opera concluded its 62nd season with a fully staged performance of Henry Purcell's Dido and Aeneas to a live audience filling 20% of the seating capacity of the Sarasota Opera House.