Greer Grimsley, Deanna Breiwick & Susan Bullock Lead Atlanta Opera’s 2022-23 Season

By Francisco Salazar

The Atlanta Opera has announced its 2022-23 season featuring some of the great classics in the repertoire.

Mainstage Season

Puccini’s “Madama Butterfly” opens the season with Timothy Myers conducting the production by Tomer Zvulun. Yasko Sato stars in the title role with Gianluca Terranova, Nina Yoshida Nelsen, Julius Ahn, and Allen Michael Jones.

Performance Dates: Nov. 5-13, 2022

Arthur Fagen conducts Kristine McIntyre’s new production of Mozart’s “Don Giovanni.”

Performance Dates: Jan 21-29, 2023

Leonard Bernstein’s “Candide” will be conducted by James Lowe and directed by Alison Moritz. Deanna Breiwick and Jack Swanson star.

Performance Dates: March 4-12, 2023

Tomer Zvulun directs Wagner’s “Das Rheingold” with Patrick Summer conducting a cast that includes Greer Grimsley, Richard Cox, Zachary Nelson, Julius Ahn, Kristinn Sigmundsson, Joseph Barron, and Adam Diegel.

Performance Dates: April 29-May 7, 2023

Discoveries Series Productions

Béla Bartók’s “Bluebeard’s Castle” will be conducted by Stephen Higgins and directed by Daisy Evans. Susan Bullock and Michael Mayes star.

Performance Dates: Oct. 7-9, 2022

Joel Thompson’s “The Snowy Day” is set to feature a libretto by Andrea Davis Pinkney.

Performance Dates: March 31-April 2, 2023