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1988 Satyagraha

Philip Glass’s minimalist opera about nonviolent resistance.

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1989 Marriage of Figaro

Mozart’s beloved comedy performed by an adorable young cast.

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1987 Magic Flute

Maurice Sendak’s beautiful production of Mozart’s fairy-tale.

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2001 Billy Budd

Britten’s all-male nautical tragedy made its Seattle Opera debut in a spectacular production from Francesca Zambello, Alison Chitty, and Alan Burrett.

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1990 War and Peace

Our unforgettable War and Peace celebrated the end of the Cold War.