In Charleston, the struggling occupants of Catfish Row live a life of hard work and tough times, yearning for a better life and great love. Get to know Porgy, Bess, Crown, Sportin’ Life and Serena–the amazing characters in this quintessential American opera. Composed by the forever-young George Gershwin, Porgy & Bess features Opera’s most famous […]
by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Widely regarded as the greatest opera ever composed, Don Giovanni tells of the devious schemes and hijinks of history’s most beguiling scoundrel, Don Juan. Mozart’s anti-hero has a personality so engaging that audiences root for him, even as his dark side emerges. Don Giovanni is a brilliant combination of comedy and […]
A Comic Opera Based on the Book “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” by Roald Dahl A young boy named Charlie finds a “golden ticket” admitting him into Willy Wonka’s top-secret chocolate factory where he encounters chocolate rivers, inflating blueberries, magic elevators and other delights. The Golden Ticket is a poignant tale about wishes coming true.
Lucia’s forced marriage sets off a chain of tragic events that leads to the most spectacular mad scene in opera. Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor reveals chilling tragedy on a grand scale and will leave you breathless. Sung in Italian with English Supertitles
Two officers boast of their fiancées’ faithfulness and a clever friend dares them to put it to the test. Disguises, charades, mischief and heartbreak result, but in the end, all are much wiser in the ways of love! This brilliant Mozart opera is a masterpiece of comedy and a favorite the world over.