The Opera House
Saturdays @ 1pm

9/15

Dayton Opera
Clinton Smith, conductor

Gioachino Rossini:  The Barber of Seville

Jarrett Ott (Figaro), Alyssa Martin (Rosina), Carlos Enrique Santelli (Count Almaviva), Thomas Hammons (Dr. Bartolo), Harold Wilson (Basilio), Noragh Devlin (Berta), Alexander Harper (Fiorello), Michael Anderson (Officer), Jake Lockwood (Ambrogio)

9/22

Dayton Opera
Neal Gittleman, conductor

Giacomo Puccini:  Turandot

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Kara Shay Thomson (Turandot), Jonathan Burton (Calaf), Chloe Olivia Moore (Liu), Harold Wilson (Timur), Kenneth Stavert (Ping), Robert Norman (Pang), Michael Anderson (Pong), Bradley Mattingly (Mandarin), David Sievers (Emperor Altoum)

9/29

LA Opera

Giacomo Puccini: Gianni Schicchi

Grant Gershon, conductor

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Placido Domingo (Gianni Schicchi ), Arturo Chacon-Cruz (Rinuccio ), Andriana Chuchman (Lauretta), Meredith Arwady (Zita), Greg Fedderly (Gherardo), Stacey Tappan (Nella)

Ruggero Leoncavallo: Pagliacci

Placido Domingo, conductor
Grant Gershon, chorus director

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Marco Berti (Canio), Ana Maria Martinez (Nedda), George Gagnidze (Tonio),
Liam Bonner (Silvio), Brenton Ryan (Beppe)

10/6

Los Angeles Opera
James Conlon, conductor
LA Opera Chorus
Grant Gershon, chorus master

Jake Heggie: Moby-Dick

Captain Ahab, Jay Hunter Morris; Greenhorn, Joshua Guerrero; Starbuck, Morgan Smith; Queequeg, Musa Ngqungwana Pip, Jacqueline Echols; Flask, Matthew O'Neill; Stubb, Malcolm MacKenzie; Captain Gardiner, Nicholas Brownlee; Tashtego, Sal Malaki; Daggoo, Babatunde Akinboboye; A Nantucket Sailor, Todd Strange; A Spanish Sailor, James Martin Schaefer

10/13

San Francisco Opera
Nicola Luisotti, conductor
Ian Robertson, chorus director

Umberto Giordano: Andrea Chenier

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Chenier, Yonghoon Lee; Maddalena, Anna Pirozzi; Gerard, George Gagnize; Bersi, J’Nai Bridges; The Incredible, Joel Sorensen; Madelon, Jill Grove; Roucher, David Pershal; Contessa di Coigny, Catherine Cook; Mathieu, Robert Pomakov; Abbe, Alex Boyer; Fleville, Edward Nelson; Jailor Schmidt, Anthony Reed; Fourquier-Tinville, Matthew Stump; Dumas, Brad Walker; Majordomo, Anders Frolich

10/20

San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus
Giuseppe Finzi, conductor
Ian Robertson, chorus director

Gioachino Rossini: The Barber Of Seville

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Figaro, Lucas Meachem; Rosina, Daniela Mack; Count Almaviva, Rene Barbera; Doctor Bartolo, Alessandro Corbelli; Don Basilio, Andrea Silvestrelli; Berta, Catherine Cook; Fiorello, Edward Nelson; Ambrogi,o Efraín Solís; An officer, Matthew Stump

10/27

San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus
Giuseppe Finzi, conductor
Ian Robertson, chorus director

Gaetano Donizetti: Don Pasquale  

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Don Pasquale, Maurizio Muraro; Norina, Heidi Stober; Ernesto, Lawrence Brownlee; Doctor Malatesta, Lucas Meachem; A Notary, Bojan Knezevic