Norrman Garrett, Catherine Martin, Dominick Chenes, Lindsey Ohse Headline Opera Orlando’s ‘Summer Concert Series’

Opera Orlando has announced its “Summer Concert Series.” First up is “A Duet With Destiny” featuring Norman Garrett and Catherine Martin. They are accompanied by Ammon Perry Bratt. Performance Date:  August 11, 2024 ”Dreams + Desires” will be headlined by soprano Lindsey Ohse and pianist Robin Stamper. Performance Date:  August 18, 2024 “Your Heart’s Desire” will feature Dominick Chenes and {…}

Opera Orlando Announces Apprenticeship Pilot Program in Collaboration with Stetson University

Opera Orlando and Stetson University are joining forces for an apprenticeship Pilot Program. The program aims to allow two students to work with the company per semester. During the apprenticeship, they will hone their vocal skills and fine arts business acumen. They will also receive credits toward their degree. For the first program, the participants will be Nidia Guevara-Nolasco and {…}

Opera Orlando Presents ‘Baseball: a Musical Love Letter’

Opera Orlando closes its 2022-23 season with “Baseball: a Musical Love Letter.” The Florida premiere of Kathleen Belcher and Dan Rigazzi’s cabaret-style production relates the history of baseball through opera, musical theater, and jazz standards. Robert Hartfield, Laura Hodos, and Gabriel Preisser headline the one-act opera. Chevalier Lovett conducts. Opera Orlando and the Orange County Regional History Center partnered to offer {…}

Cecilia Violetta López, Bernardo Bermudez, Eleni Calenos, Marnie Breckenridge Headline Opera Orlando’s ‘All for Art’ 2023-24 Season

Opera Orlando announced its 2023-24 season, entitled “All for Art.” The season opens with “Tosca” starring Eleni Calenos, Nathan Granner, and Daniel Scofield. Josh Shaw directs and Eiki Isomura conducts. Performance Dates: Oct. 27 & 29, 2023 The season features “Frida” in a production by John de los Santos conducted by Jorge Parodi. The opera stars Cecilia Violetta López and {…}