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Speight’s Wagner Memories: 94 LOHENGRIN

Speight gets the swan just the way he likes it!

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Andrea Gruber sings Lady Macbeth

“Out, damn spot…out, I say!”

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2004 La fanciulla del West

A rootin’, tootin’ barn-burner of a western with a strong Puccini cast.

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2005/06 Macbeth Program

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2003/04 La fanciulla del West Program

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2006 Macbeth

A spectacular cast and walls that dripped blood made for a thrilling night of Verdi and Shakespeare.

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2006: Nicola Luisotti Conducts Macbeth

“The jaws of hell gape wide and swallow all of creation” in some of Verdi’s most powerful music.

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1994 Lohengrin

Greer Grimsley’s first Wagner opera—complete with giant animatronic swan!

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1992 Aida

Aida set in a 19th century Museum of Egyptology? This Rochaix/Israel production intrigued some and baffled others.

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1996 Elektra

Madness at Mycenae! Gerard Schwarz conducted this Greek-inspired tragic psychological thriller.