One of the most beloved operas in the repertoire, Jun Kaneko’s world-famous and critically acclaimed production of Puccini’s Madama Butterfly returns to Opera Omaha.
FEBRUARY 7 & 9, 2020
THE ABDUCTION FROM THE SERAGLIO
(Die Entführung aus dem Serail)
Filled with glorious melodies and spectacular musical fireworks that only Mozart could write, this new production gives the Turkish setting of this opera a Twentieth Century twist.
MARCH 21–APRIL 5
ONE FESTIVAL 2020
MARCH 25, 27 & 29 & APRIL 4 & 5, 2020
ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST
(San Giovanni Battista)
Location To Be Revealed
This fully staged realization of Stradella’s famous Baroque oratorio is a dramatic and emotionally vivid telling of St. John’s mission to Herod’s court and his death at the hands of Salome.
APRIL 3 & 5, 2020
THE CAPULETS AND THE MONTAGUES
(I Capuleti e i Montecchi)
Bellini’s beautiful melodies embody the heart-breaking drama of the same early fable that inspired Shakespeare’s most famous play.