Seattle Opera’s first home-grown production of the greatest American opera.
Explore the 2010/11 The Barber of Seville Program!
Explore the 2012 Young Artists Program Don Pasquale Program!
A home-grown team of young designers created a gorgeous production of Gluck’s masterpiece.
Seattle Opera’s first-ever performance at UW’s Meany Hall!
Explore the 2012/13 Turandot Program!
Patricia Racette starred in this heart-breakingly beautiful production.
Explore the 2010 Young Artists Program Ariadne Auf Naxos Program!
Watch Director’s Talk Video with Peter Kazaras
More than 8,000 Seattelites enjoyed Madama Butterfly on the night of our first-ever Simulcast!
Explore the 2012/13 La Boheme Program!
Explore the 2012/13 Cinderella Program!
Colorful production of audience favorite featuring new sets by Seattle Opera and memorable costumes from Zandra Rhodes.
Explore the 2009/10 Il Trovatore Program!
Explore the 2011/12 Carmen Program!
This innovative new production turned the stage into a library desktop, complete with giant books, ink wells, and feather pens.
Our only production of Verdi’s ‘other’ comedy.
Hear the German soprano who triumphed at Seattle Opera recently in Fidelio.
Explore the 2010/11 Tristan and Isolde Program!
Some of the most joyously noisy music in all opera!
Explore the 2012 Young Artists Program Werther program!
Aleksandra Kurzak sings Lucia’s Mad Scene!
Explore the 2009/10 Amelia Program!
A great accomplishment by Seattle Opera’s Young Artists Program.
A Fellini-style Don Giovanni starring a hot group of young artists.
Explore the 2011/12 Porgy and Bess Program!
Explore the 2010/11 Don Quichotte Program!
Listen to highlights from this effervescent Rossini comedy!
A minimalist new production directed by Peter Kazaras that was inspired in part from the Ambrose Bierce short story “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge.”
A memorable voice in a powerful role.
Watch a Video Excerpt
Listen to the voice of Seattle’s reigning king of the gods.
Explore the 2013/14 La Voix Humaine/ Suor Angelica Program!
New production featured a repurposed set from 2008’s “I PURITANI”.
A fascinating double-bill of dark twentieth-century masterpieces.
Explore the 2011/12 Orphee et Eurydice Program!
The orchestra mourns the death of a fallen hero.
A double-cast production: soprano Sarah Coburn performed Rosina one and mezzo Kate Lindsey in the other!
The most familiar music from Wagner’s RING!
Watch Video: Music with Maestro Asher Fisch
Explore the 2013 Ring Program!
The Seattle debut of Christiane Libor, with Greer Grimsley as a delicious villain.
Explore the 2010/11 The Magic Flute Program!
Seattle Opera’s beautiful world premiere from 2010.
Cinderella—as Seattle Opera had never seen her before!
Explore the 2010 Young Artists Program Viva la Mamma! Program!
Explore the 2013 Young Artists Program Viva Verdi Program!
Explore the 2012/13 Fidelio Program!
Seattle Opera’s stirring production of this Verdi rarity.
Listen to the 2012/13 YAPs celebrating Verdi in style!
Listen to some of Mozart’s greatest music, from performances in 1999 and 2011.
Antonello Palombi sings one of opera’s most beloved arias.
Not a dry eye in the house at the end of this gorgeous production.
Photos from Seattle Opera’s first production of the decade.
Peter Kazaras directs Rossini’s popular comedy!
YAP moved to UW’s Meany Hall for this lively comedy.
The Young Artists’ only German-language production!
A wholly Shakespearean production of Verdi’s great comedy.
Hear the luscious voice of a great mezzo singing the role she created.
Explore the 2011/12 Madama Butterfly Program!
Hear the gorgeous trio from “Così fan tutte” sung by three of our favorite singers.
Listen to highlights from Strauss’s outrageous tragicomedy.
Operatic fun for everyone in a colorful Cinderella!
Explore the 2009/10 Falstaff Program!
Mamma knows best…not!
Explore the 2011/12 Attila Program!
William Burden as Orphée implores the Furies to return his Eurydice to him.
Listen to “My man’s gone now”!
A rousing overture from the master of Italian opera.
Explore the 2011 Young Artists Program Don Giovanni Program!
Our liveliest production yet of this great comedy!
A favorite soprano singing a wild aria.
Hear Asher Fisch conduct the TRISTAN Prelude!
The announcement of Seattle Opera’s third General Director.
A stunning production of Puccini’s grandest opera with an all-star cast.
A unique revival in which the alternating Rosinas were performed by different voice types.
Two alluring mezzo-sopranos gave us intensely seductive Carmens.
The first commission under Speight Jenkins’ leadership.
Listen to musical highlights from Donizetti’s charming operetta.
Our Young Artists saluted Giuseppe Verdi in style for his bicentennial!
Explore the 2013 Young Artists Program King for a Day program!
Explore the 2010/11 Lucia di Lammermoor Program!
Explore the 2009/10 La Traviata Program!
A touring production of Massenet’s tragedy about an ‘emo’ artist.
Wagner’s mighty epic performed for–and by!–kids all over Washington State.
A fantastic young American soprano created the role of the heroine’s namesake in Amelia.