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