© Gary Smith
1991 Ariadne auf Naxos

Our colorful first production of the Strauss-Hofmannsthal charmer!

© Mary McInnis
1988 Roméo and Juliette

Vinson Cole and Kathryn Gameroni were affectingly romantic as the star-crossed lovers.

© Matthew McVay
1988 Die Fledermaus

Starring Dale Duesing as Eisenstein!

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1986 Don Pasquale

Donizetti’s cautionary tale about an old man with a young wife.

© Chris Bennion
1986 Così fan tutte

Mozart’s problem comedy—with a time machine!

© Chris Bennion
1985 Elixir of Love

Donizetti’s charming comedy about a magic bottle of wine.

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© Gary Smith
1994 The Cunning Little Vixen

Maurice Sendak designed this charming production of an opera beloved by all ages.

© Greg Eastman
1994 Les pêcheurs de perles

Seattle Opera’s first production of the show featuring opera’s most gorgeous tenor-baritone duet!

1991 Ariadne of Naxos

Images highlighting 1991’s Ariadne of Naxos

© Gery Smith
1991 Fidelio

Beethoven’s epic story of love, power, deception, and perseverance.