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2009 YAP Così fan tutte

A ‘Just Add Water’ Così that toured the state in the fall of 2009.

© Alan Alabastro
2010 YAP Viva la Mamma!

Mamma knows best…not!

© Bill Mohn
2007 YAP Falstaff

Peter Kazaras’s brilliant production is born.

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LA FORZA DEL DESTINO Overture

A rousing overture from the master of Italian opera.

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“The RING Goes to School”

Wagner’s mighty epic performed for–and by!–kids all over Washington State.

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2013 YAP “Viva Verdi!” Concert

Listen to the 2012/13 YAPs celebrating Verdi in style!

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2006 YAP Tragedy of Carmen

YAP’s first ‘black-box’ opera tour!

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2008 YAP L’enfant et les sortilèges

An imaginative production of a wonderfully magical opera.

© Gary Smith
2000 YAP Don Giovanni

Starring future Artist-of-the-Year winners Lawrence Brownlee and Mary Elizabeth Williams!

© Rozarii Lynch
2009 YAP Midsummer Night’s Dream

Our Young Artists rise to the challenge of Britten’s Shakespeare!

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2008 YAP Gianni Schicchi

Puccini’s great comedy in a brilliant YAP production!

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2011 YAP Don Giovanni

A Fellini-style Don Giovanni starring a hot group of young artists.

© Angela Burke
2003 YAP La bohème

The Young Artists played Puccini’s beloved tragedy against Impressionist imagery.

© Greg Eastman
1998 Young Artists Program Founded

Images from the first few years of our Young Artists Program!

© Bill Mohn
2007 YAP Trouble in Tahiti

A touring production of Bernstein’s American masterpiece.

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© Chris Bennion
2010 YAP Ariadne auf Naxos

The Young Artists’ only German-language production!

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2005 YAP Marriage of Figaro

The first Young Artists Program opera directed by Peter Kazaras!

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2009 YAP Midsummer Night’s Dream

Britten’s Shakespeare, set in a magical boarding school!

© Elise Bakketun
2012 YAP Don Pasquale

Seattle Opera’s first-ever performance at UW’s Meany Hall!

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© Chris Bennion
10 YAP Ariadne auf Naxos

A great accomplishment by Seattle Opera’s Young Artists Program.

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2003 YAP Così fan tutte

A lively Young Artists production of Mozart’s comedy.

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© Bill Mohn
2008 YAP Tatyana’s Letter

A powerfully effective chamber version of Eugene Onegin.

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© Chris Bennion
2002 YAP La Cenerentola

The Young Artists take on Rossini’s Cinderella!

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© Gary Smith
1999 YAP Le nozze di Figaro

An adorable young cast in Mozart’s whirligig comedy.

© Rozarii Lynch
2006 YAP Turn of the Screw

A beautifully haunting production of Britten’s ghost story.

© Alan Alabastro
2011 YAP Werther

A touring production of Massenet’s tragedy about an ‘emo’ artist.

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2007 YAP Rita

Tenor and baritone fight—not for the soprano’s love, but to escape her!

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© Elise Bakketun
2012 YAP King For A Day

Our only production of Verdi’s ‘other’ comedy.

© Elise Bakketun
2012 YAP Don Pasquale

YAP moved to UW’s Meany Hall for this lively comedy.

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2006 YAP La serva padrona

The world’s first opera buffa, toured around Washington by the Young Artists.

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