Photo: The Marriage of Figaro by Kelly & Massa/Opera Philadelphia

2019 Season

You’re invited!

This summer, lose yourself in our stories of inflamed passions, bitter betrayals, and redemptive glory. Soar sky-high, feel deeply, and be transformed.


The Gershwins’
porgy and Bess

July 20, 25, 27 & 28m, 2019
Music Hall

The Gershwins' great American opera is filled with recognizable tunes and a touching story of love and perseverance in adversity. Bass Morris Robinson leads the cast as Porgy alongside Grammy-nominated soprano Talise Trevigne, who sings the role of Bess.

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Blind Injustice

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Scott Davenport Richards/David Cote
July 22, 23, 24, 26 & 27m, 2019
Music Hall’s Wilks Studio

In collaboration with the Ohio Innocence Project and the Young Professionals Choral Collective, we're proud to present this moving world premiere opera that draws from the true stories of six exonerees.

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The Marriage of Figaro

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
June 13 & 15, 2019
Music Hall

Mozart’s masterful cat-and-mouse comedy is presented in a “lavish … dream-like” (The Independent) period production. Featuring soprano Susanna Phillips, a Metropolitan Opera regular, as the Countess.

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Romeo and Juliet

Charles Gounod
June 27 & 29, 2019
Music Hall

Cincinnati Opera favorite Nicole Cabell and rising star Matthew White sing the roles of the star-crossed lovers in Gounod's operatic adaptation of Shakespeare's timeless romantic tragedy.

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Ariadne Auf Naxos

Richard Strauss
July 6, 11, 13 & 14m, 2019
School for Creative and Performing Arts

In Strauss's lush comedy, a wealthy gentleman commissions an opera as an after-dinner treat for his guests, but not all goes as planned. Presented in a new, set-in-Cincinnati production.

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