Explore the 2013 Young Artists Program King for a Day program!
The first Young Artists Program opera directed by Peter Kazaras!
Explore the 2008 Young Artists Program Enchanted Child, Gianni Schicchi Program!
Explore the 2008 Young Artists Program Trouble in Tahiti & Rita Program!
Maurice Sendak’s beautiful production of Mozart’s fairy-tale.
Explore the 2007 Young Artists Program Falstaff Program!
Listen to some of the silliest music in all opera!
Seattle Opera’s first-ever performance at UW’s Meany Hall!
Explore the 2005/06 Die Fledermaus Program!
Speight remembers how Nuremberg came to Seattle.
Explore the 1985/86 Cosi fan tutte Program!
A penguin-crocodile, floating coloratura queen, and befeathered Nathan Gunn delighted audiences in this final production of the millenium.
Cinderella comes to Seattle Opera for the first time.
Peter Kazaras’ lively staging featured Mariusz Kwiecien heading up a colorful cast of characters.
Explore the 2005 Young Artists Program Marriage of Figaro Program!
Explore the 1972/73 La Perichole Program!
The Young Artists’ only German-language production!
Explore the 1968/69 Elixir of Love Program!
Explore the 2005/06 Cosi fan tutte Program!
A unique revival in which the alternating Rosinas were performed by different voice types.
Starring Dale Duesing as Eisenstein!
A serenade gone hilariously wrong!
Explore the 1983/84 Marriage of Figaro Program!
Listen to musical highlights from Donizetti’s charming operetta.
Listen to some of Mozart’s greatest music, from performances in 1999 and 2011.
Explore the 1990/91 Cavalleria Rusticana and Gianni Schicchi Program!
Our only production of Verdi’s ‘other’ comedy.
Our only performance of this charming operetta.
Listen to one of Puccini’s most beloved melodies.
Drag, disguise, and dummies make Die Fledermaus one of the world’s most popular operettas!
Listen to highlights from Strauss’s outrageous tragicomedy.
Explore the 2004 Young Artists Program Cosi fan tutte Program!
“I think this is getting too silly!”
Explore the 1997/98 Marriage of Figaro Program!
A huge cast assembled for Strauss’s great comedy.
Hear the gorgeous trio from “Così fan tutte” sung by three of our favorite singers.
The Young Artists take on Rossini’s Cinderella!
Tenor and baritone fight—not for the soprano’s love, but to escape her!
Explore the 1977/78 Magic Flute Program!
A Cinderella comedy without the glass slipper–but with a hilariously pompous stepfather and a rogue servant.
Listen to highlights from Mozart’s perfect opera.
Explore the 2009 Young Artists Program A Midsummer Night’s Dream Program!
Explore the 1992/93 Barber of Seville Program!
Explore the 1969/70 Die Fledermaus Program!
The world’s first opera buffa, toured around Washington by the Young Artists.
Angels aloft! And sliding down a giant playground slide in this familiar fairy-tale.
Régine Crespin’s Seattle Opera appearance!
Hear audience laughter drowning out Mozart’s music!
Explore the 1970/71 Marriage of Figaro Program!
Seattle Opera’s first production of Mozart’s great fairy-tale.
Explore the 1999 Young Artists Program The Marriage of Figaro Program!
Explore the 1995/96 Cinderella Program!
Explore the 1997/98 Der Rosenkavalier Program!
Explore the 2012/13 Cinderella Program!
Sir Geraint Evans returns!
The first Seattle Opera appearance of the appealing Mary Costa.
Carol Vaness made her role debut as The Marschallin and Maestro Asher Fisch won Artist-of-the-Year honors for conducting this revival of Bruno Schwengl’s lavish production.
Explore the 2001 Young Artists Program La Cenerentola Program!
Explore the 1997/98 Elixir of Love Program!
Explore the 1980/81 Don Pasquale Program!
Explore the 1987/88 Magic FluteM Program!
Hear the lively conclusion to Verdi’s great comedy.
A lively production of Rossini’s great comedy.
Our liveliest production yet of this great comedy!
Beloved mezzo Frederica von Stade’s only Seattle Opera appearance!
Puccini’s great comedy in a brilliant YAP production!
Starring June Anderson as Rosina!
Explore the 1990/91 Ariadne auf Naxos Program!
Listen to highlights from this effervescent Rossini comedy!
Explore the 1986/87 Don Pasquale Program!
Cinderella—as Seattle Opera had never seen her before!
The second Seattle Opera staging of Verdi’s final opera was directed by Shakespearean veteran Chris Alexander.
Seattle’s first completely comic opera!
Peter Kazaras directs Rossini’s popular comedy!
An amusing production of Mozart’s beloved comedy.
Who says Wagner singers are no fun?
A lovesick dope wins the help of his special lady with a magic love potion that’s really cheap red wine.
Explore the 2009/10 Falstaff Program!
Explore the 1981/82 Abduction from the Seraglio Program!
Mozart’s problem comedy—with a time machine!
Seattle Opera’s first-ever performance of Mozart’s intriguing comedy.
Mozart’s beloved comedy performed by an adorable young cast.
Explore the 1999/2000 Barber of Seville Program!
A great accomplishment by Seattle Opera’s Young Artists Program.
Explore the 1998 Young Artists Program Cosi fan tutte Program!
An old fool makes the mistake of a lifetime when he marries a pretty young thing.
Explore the 1973/74 Daughter of the Regiment Program!
Explore the 2010 Young Artists Program Ariadne Auf Naxos Program!
Donizetti’s charming comedy about a magic bottle of wine.
Images highlighting 1991’s Ariadne of Naxos
Explore the 1989/90 Daughter of the Regiment Program!
An adorable young cast in Mozart’s whirligig comedy.
Explore the 2006/07 L’Italiana in Algeri Program!
Explore the 1984/85 Elixir of Love Program!
Explore the 1981/82 Die Fledermaus Program!
Explore the 1998/99 Die Fledermaus Program!
Explore the 2010/11 The Barber of Seville Program!
A double-cast production: soprano Sarah Coburn performed Rosina one and mezzo Kate Lindsey in the other!
Explore the 1987/88 Die Fledermaus Program!
Explore the 2008/09 The Marriage of Figaro Program!
Explore the 1999/2000 Magic Flute Program
Our colorful first production of the Strauss-Hofmannsthal charmer!
Explore the 2010/11 The Magic Flute Program!
Explore the 1982/83 Barber of Seville Program!
Explore the 1968/69 Der Rosenkavalier Program!
Explore the 2000/01 Falstaff Program!
Britten’s Shakespeare, set in a magical boarding school!
Operatic fun for everyone in a colorful Cinderella!
Explore the 2009 Young Artists Program Cosi Fan Tutte Program!
Explore the 1976/77 Cinderella Program!
A stylish, sexy production of what’s been called the ‘perfect’ opera.
Seattle Opera’s only production of this tuneful comedy.
Explore the 1991/92 Cosi fan tutte Program!
Donizetti’s cautionary tale about an old man with a young wife.
Explore the 2012 Young Artists Program Don Pasquale Program!
Mamma knows best…not!
Jonathan Miller’s startlingly contemporary production.
Explore the 1973/74 Gianni Schicchi, Pagliacci Program!
Seattle Opera’s first production of Verdi’s comic Shakespearean masterpiece.
The climax of Don Magnifico’s ridiculous “dream” aria.
Starring Kaaren Erickson as Susanna.
Explore the 1973/74 Cosi Fan Tutte Program!
Explore the 2003/04 Ariadne auf Naxos Program!
Young love triumphs over aged tyranny in this most popular of opera comedies.
The world’s favorite operetta, starring several popular television stars of the day.
A wholly Shakespearean production of Verdi’s great comedy.
Explore the 1975/76 Der Rosenkavalier Program!
Images highlighting 1990’s Gianni Schicchi
Explore the 2010 Young Artists Program Viva la Mamma! Program!
Explore the 2002/03 Don Pasquale Program!
Richard Stilwell, Sheri Greenawald, Vinson Cole and others starred in Mozart’s thought-provoking comedy.
A sumptuous production of Richard Strauss’s most popular opera.
A ‘Just Add Water’ Così that toured the state in the fall of 2009.
Chris Alexander’s first award-winning production.
Explore the 1974/75 Barber of Seville Program!
Hear Brian Asawa’s award-winning performance in Xerxes!
Explore the 1977/78 Falstaff Program!
Colorful production of audience favorite featuring new sets by Seattle Opera and memorable costumes from Zandra Rhodes.
Hear Robert Orth sing “Da geh’ ich zu Maxims”!
A lively Young Artists production of Mozart’s comedy.
Mirth and madness from the master of operatic mayhem!
YAP moved to UW’s Meany Hall for this lively comedy.
Harolyn Blackwell’s Seattle Opera debut!
Explore the 1966/67 The Barber of Seville Program!
Our Young Artists rise to the challenge of Britten’s Shakespeare!
Anna Moffo’s Seattle Opera appearance!
Explore the 2006/07 Der Rosenkavalier Program!