Michael Fabiano, Latonia Moore, Isabel Leonard, Matthew Polenzani, Ana María Martinez Headline Palm Beach Opera’s 2021 Festival

By David Salazar

Palm Beach Opera has announced its star-studded, outdoor 2021 Festival which will take place at the South Florida Fairgrounds’ iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre.

The festival will kick off with Puccini’s “La Bohème” starring Michael Fabiano as Rodolfo, Latonia Moore as Mimì, Isabel Leonard as Musetta, Quinn Kelsey as Marcello, Ryan Speedo Green as Colline, and Samuel Ramey as Benoit / Alcindoro. James Robinson will direct the production with David Stern at the podium.

Performance Dates: Feb. 19, 24, 2021

Sterna and Robinson will also team up for “Die Zauberflöte” starring Janai Brugger, Matthew Polenzani, Joshua Hopkins, Morris Robinson, Kathryn Lewek, Patricia Westley, Shannon Jennings, Ryan Speedo Green, Jenny Anne Flory, and Avery Amereau, among others.

Performance Dates: Feb. 21, 26, 2021

The festival will also feature “Pagliacci,” conducted by Patrick Summers and directed by James Robinson. The opera stars Robert Watson, Ana María Martinez, Michael Chioldi, Joshua Hopkins, and Matthew DiBattista.

Performance Dates: Feb. 23, 27, 2021