Repertoire

 

This Season

1984 - Present
Performances at the Sarasota Opera House

Barab

Chanticleer 1962

Bartók

Bluebeard's Castle 1980

Bellini

Norma 2018

Bernstein

Trouble in Tahiti 1962

Britten

Les Illuminations 1966, 1980
The Rape of Lucretia 1964, 1979
The Turn of the Screw  1983, 1988

Boieldieu

Me Tante Aurore 1982

Cilèa

L'Arlesiana* 1998 (American professional premiere)

DeBanfield

Lord Byron's Love Letter 1966

Delibes

Lakme* 2005

Flotow

Martha 1979, 1992

Gluck

Orfeo ed Euridice 1965, 1967, 1974, 1983

Hoiby

The Scarf 1969

Humperdinck

Hänsel und Gretel 1986, 2001, 2010
Königskinder* 1997

Lehár

Die lustige Witwe 1988

Mascagni

Cavalleria rusticana 1987, 2005, 2010
L'amico Fritz* 2009

Menotti

Amahl and the Night Visitors 1972
The Medium 1962, 1973

Montemezzi

L'amore dei tre re 2003*, 2017+

Mozart

Cosi fan tutte 1960, 1966, 1970, 1974, 1976, 1981, 1990, 2002, 2008, 2016
Don Giovanni 1977, 1989, 2005, 2011
Die Entführung aus dem Serail 1964, 1971, 1979, 1985
Le nozze de Figaro 1961, 1962, 1972, 1988, 1994, 2006, 2015
Die Zauberflöte 1960, 1984, 1991, 1996, 2004, 2010, 2019

Offenbach

Les Contes d'Hoffman 1982, 1995, 2001
La Périchole 1984

Pergolesi

Il maestro di musica 1978, 1980
La serva padrona 1967

Puccini

La bohème 1960, 1965, 1969, 1971, 1976, 1982, 1990, 1997, 2006, 2011, 2015
La fanciulla del West 1993
Gianni Schicchi 1996
Madama Butterfly 1968, 1972, 1986, 1994, 2007, 2011, 2017
Manon Lescaut 2018+
La rondine 1999, 2009
Suor Angelica 1996
Il tabarro 1987, 1996
Tosca 1977, 1988, 2004, 2009, 2015
Turandot 2013, 2019

Rachmaninoff

Francesca da Rimini* 1993 (American professional premiere)

Rieti

Don Perlimplin 1972

Rossini

Il barbiere di Siviglia 1963, 1964, 1967, 1971, 1975, 1982, 1992, 2000, 2008, 2014, 2018
La Cenerentola 1961, 1969, 2010
L'Italiana in Algeri 2017
Il turco in Italia 1965

Sousa

El Capitan 1981

R. Strauss

Ariadne auf Naxos 2002

Tchaikovsky

Eugene Onegin 1984
Iolantha* 1993

Wagner

Der fliegende Holländer 2000, 2014
 

Weill

The Threepenny Opera 1972, 1980

Barber

A Hand of Bridge 1976, 1981
Vanessa ¤ 2012

Beethoven

Fidelio 1985, 1995, 2016

Berlioz

Les Nuits d'eté 1980

Bizet

Carmen 1987, 1992, 1999, 2012, 2018
La Jolie fille de Perth* 1996 (American Professional premiere)
Les Pêcheurs de Perles 2000, 2003, 2013

Bock

She Loves Me 1982

Catalani

La Wally* 1989, 2020

d'Albert

Tiefland 2018

Debussy

L'Enfant prodigue 1962, 1963, 1969
Pelléas et Mélisande 1978

Donizetti

Don Pasquale 1963, 1965, 1969, 1973, 1977, 1982, 2016
L'elisir d'amore 1986, 2009, 2020
La Fille du régiment 1987
Lucia di Lammermoor 1985, 2002, 2012
Rita (Deux Hommes et une femme) 2019

Floyd

Susannah 1971, 1973
Of Mice and Men ¤ 2013

Gounod

Faust 1969, 1991, 1998
Roméo et Juliette 1993, 2020

Holst

The Wandering Scholar 1978

Janáček

Jenůfa 1998

Leoncavallo

Pagliacci 1967, 1978, 2005, 2010, 2014

Massenet

Manon 1997
Werther 1990, 2004

Moniuszko

Halka* 2007

Monteverdi

Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda 1961
L'incoronazione di Poppea 1977

Nielsen

Maskarade* 1995 (American premiere in Danish)

Orff

Die Kluge 1970

Poulenc

Le Bal masqué 1975
Dialogues des Carmélites 2017
Nocturnes 1975
La Voix humaine 1975

Purcell

Dido and Aeneas 1961

Ravel

L'Heure espagnole 1960, 1963, 1972
Shéhérazade 1965

Rimsky-Korsakov

The Golden Cockerel* 2015
May Night* 1999 (American premiere)

Smetana

Hubička (The Kiss)* 1991
Prodaná Nevěsta 1994

J. Strauss, Jr.

Die Fledermaus 1962, 1968, 1970, 1974, 1978, 1989, 2003, 2006, 2013

Stravinsky

The Rake's Promise 1965, 1985

Verdi

Aida 2016 ✝
Alzira* 2000 ✝
Aroldo* 1990 ✝
Attila 2007 ✝
Un ballo in maschera 1991 ✝
La battaglia di Legnano 2016 ✝
Il corsaro* 2004 ✝
Don Carlos 2015 ✝ (Original Paris version)
Don Carlos 2009 ✝ (Revised 4 Act version in French)
I due Foscari* 2008 ✝
Ernani 1997 ✝
Falstaff 1986, 2001 ✝
La forza del destino 1996 ✝ (Original version)
La forza del destino 1996 ✝ (Standard version)
Un giorno di regno 2013 ✝
Giovanna d'Arco* 2010 ✝
Jérusalem 2014 ✝
I Lombardi all prima crociata 2011 ✝
Luisa Miller 1999 ✝
Macbeth 2003 ✝ (Original version)
Macbeth 2003 ✝ (Standard version)
I masnandieri* 2006 ✝
Nabucco 1995 ✝, 2019
Oberto, conte di San Bonifacio* 2001 ✝
Otello 2012 ✝
Rigoletto 1964, 1966, 1976, 1981, 1989 ✝, 2008 ✝, 2012 ✝, 2020
Simon Boccanegra 1992 ✝ (Standard version)
Stiffelio 2005 ✝
La traviata 1963, 1966, 1970, 1973, 1984, 1998 ✝, 2009 ✝, 2017
Le Trouvère* 2002 ✝
Il trovatore 1993 ✝, 2014 ✝
Les Vêpres siciliennes* 1994 ✝ (American premiere in French)

Ward

The Crucible ¤ 2011

Wolf-Ferrari

Il segreto di Susanna+ 1973, 2019

* Part of the Masterworks Revival Series
✝ Part of the Verdi Cycle
¤ Part of the American Classics Series
+ Part of the Beyond Verdi: Italian Master Series