Seattle Opera goes psychedelic!
The career of an artist who gave much to Seattle Opera.
Listen to the 2012/13 YAPs celebrating Verdi in style!
A pioneer opera education program, which later became a model for programs nationwide.
Opera education and outreach, ’70s-style!
A precursor of Seattle Opera’s Young Artists Program.
An imaginative production of a wonderfully magical opera.
A special Halloween treat from fall 2010!
A McCaw Hall open house full of fun, music, and hair!
Speight lectures on the Ring in the summer of 1982.
350 schoolchildren starred in a Seattle Opera production in 1973!
Mayor Greg Nickels honored Speight’s 25th with a proclamation.
A McCaw Hall Open House celebrating everyone’s favorite rags-to-riches heroine!
The ancient history of our performance space!
From the book, “Classical Music in America”
Our only production of Verdi’s ‘other’ comedy.
Patricia Racette in her Seattle debut.
Seattle Opera’s flagship education program has been introducing young people to opera for almost 30 years.
The announcement of Seattle Opera’s third General Director.
A favorite young composer of ours in the 1970s!
Glynn Ross comissioned a new Pasatieri chamber opera for a church in Medina.
More than 8,000 Seattelites enjoyed Madama Butterfly on the night of our first-ever Simulcast!
A McCaw Hall open house full of Mozart-inspired musical madness.
Footage from the fun open house that kicked off our 2013 RING.
Phil Kelsey has been at the heart of Seattle Opera’s music department since 1983.
Wagner’s mighty epic performed for–and by!–kids all over Washington State.
Seattle Opera’s first season!
25 Years of Backstage Passes collected by soprano Donna Baldwin, a member of our chorus.
R. M. Campbell’s obituary recaps the remarkable career of Glynn Ross.
A group who have been promoting opera in Seattle since before Seattle Opera was born!
Tenor and baritone fight—not for the soprano’s love, but to escape her!
Grade-schoolers performing side-by-side with Seattle Opera Young Artists!
Mamma knows best…not!
Our Young Artists saluted Giuseppe Verdi in style for his bicentennial!
A ‘Just Add Water’ Così that toured the state in the fall of 2009.
A 1982 article about Glynn Ross and Seattle’s Ring.
A great teacher who turned many in our community on to the beauty and power of opera.
Program for 1972/73 Manon Lescaut–the production that launched our Scenic Studios and Costume Shop.
Remarks from the award ceremony
YAP’s first ‘black-box’ opera tour!
The world’s first ‘rock opera’ was Bette Midler’s only Seattle Opera appearance!
Meet the invaluable volunteers who help visiting artists live in Seattle.
Seattle Opera’s Community and Artist Relations Manager has been with the company since the late ’70s.
The world’s first opera buffa, toured around Washington by the Young Artists.
A touring production of Bernstein’s American masterpiece.
Images from the first few years of our Young Artists Program!
Young adults have all the fun at Seattle Opera!