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On Stage 2015 - 2016

Discover our 41st Season

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ANDY: A Popera
Sept. 2015

ANDY: A Popera

World Premiere
Music by Heath Allen and Dan Visconti
Directed by John Jarboe
Text by John Jarboe in development with Sean Lally and ensemble
Additional lyrics by Liz Worth
Performed in English without supertitles
Opera in the City

La traviata
Oct. 2015

La traviata

Music by Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave
Performed in Italian with English supertitles
Opera at the Academy

Cold Mountain
Feb. 2016

Cold Mountain

Music by Jennifer Higdon
Libretto by Gene Scheer
Based on the novel by Charles Frazier
Performed in English with English supertitles
Opera at the Academy

Capriccio
Mar. 2016

Capriccio

Music by Richard Strauss
Libretto by Clemens Krauss and the composer
Performed in German with English supertitles
Curtis Opera Theatre with the Curtis Symphony Orchestra

The Elixir of Love
Apr. - May 2016

The Elixir of Love

(L'elisir d'amore)
Music by Gaetano Donizetti
Libretto by Felice Romani
Performed in Italian with English supertitles
Opera at the Academy

Charlie Parker's YARDBIRD
April 2016

Charlie Parker's YARDBIRD

Music by Daniel Schnyder
Libretto by Bridgette A. Wimberly
Performed in English with English supertitles
This production uses sound enhancement

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