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2017 Press Releases

October - December

October 24

Sarasota Opera Announces Cast Change for Fall Opera
Tenor Andrew Surrena steps in to the role of Alfredo in Verdi's La traviata
July - September

September 13

Sarasota Opera Postpones “Taste of Downtown” Festival to September 30th

September 12

Post Hurricane Irma, Sarasota Opera set to Resume Regularly Scheduled Programming

August 15

Tickets on Sale Now for Sarasota Opera's 4th Annual "Taste of Downtown" Food & Wine Festival

August 8

Sarasota Opera and the Sarasota Cuban Ballet School announce an inaugural collaboration for the 2017-18 season

July 24

Sarasota Opera Announces New Series "Classic Movies at the Opera House”
The Circus Arts Conservatory to help re-create circus magic at opening showing of “The Greatest Show on Earth”

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2014 Press Releases

October - December

December 16

So you want to be a Super??

November 20

It is going to be a "White Christmas" at Sarasota Opera
July - September

August 29

The American Spiritual Ensemble to Peform a Free Concert at the Sarasota Opera House

August 26

Single Tickets for the 2014-2015 Season On Sale at the Box Office September 2nd

July 29

Single Tickets for the 2014-2015 Season On Sale ONLINE Friday, August 1st
April - June

June 9

Sarasota Opera to Host A Taste of Downtown Food & Wine Festival

April 28

Sarasota Opera Names Carlos Vicente as New Director of Marketing

April 23

Sarasota Opera expands the "HD at the Opera House" Series
Announces complete line-up and dates for remaining HD series

April 17

Sarasota Youth Opera Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant
Grant to support on going Sarasota Youth Opera programs
January - March

March 25

Sarasota Opera Announces 2014/2015 Season

March 24

Sarasota Opera to Launch New Opera Broadcast and Film Series

February 6

Sarasota Opera to Host "Homage to Verdi" Exhibit from the Rome Opera

January 22


2010 Press Releases

October - December

December 14

Sarasota Opera to celebrate its American Classics initiative

December 13

Become a member of Sarasota Youth Opera
Enrollment now open for ages 8 and up

December 8

Give the Gift of Opera!

December 6

Sarasota Youth Opera members cast in La bohème on the main stage

November 8

The American Spiritual Ensemble to Perform at Sarasota Opera House
Concerts and Special Dinner will Honor Executive Director, Susan T. Danis

October 25

Baubles, Bids & Bubbles at Sarasota Opera House

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2008 Press Releases

October - December

December 18

Be Part of Sarasota Youth Opera’s 25th Year
Enrollment Now Open for All Ages 8 and Up

November 24

Sarasota Youth Opera to Perform in Winter Concert
The Sarasota Youth Opera will perform its first concert of the season at Unity Church of Sarasota, on Sunday, Dec. 14, at 4 p.m.

October 10 10:00 AM

Sarasota Opera launches its first Fall Opera Season on November 7 with The Barber of Seville
Artistic Director Victor DeRenzi will conduct this perennial favorite in the company’s first ever Fall Opera Production

October 6

Sarasota Opera Invites Community to Open House
April - June

April 21

Don’t Miss the U.S. Premiere of Dean Burry’s The Hobbit
Sarasota Youth Opera members are in the final weeks of rehearsal for the upcoming U.S. premiere of Dean Burry's The Hobbit...
January - March

March 24

Sarasota Youth Opera to Hold Summer Workshop
Young people ages 8 to 18 may enroll now in Sarasota Youth Opera’s Summer Workshop to be held June 9-27, 2008.

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