Des Moines Metro Opera is a nationally recognized progressive opera company that has taken its place among America's leading opera festivals. The company is committed to opera as a living art form, and to that end,
PRODUCES a Summer Opera Festival that offers diverse operatic works at the highest artistic standards;
PROVIDES quality opportunities for American-trained talent in all facets of opera performance, production and administration;
DEVELOPS audiences of all ages through year-round educational programs; and
SERVES Des Moines and the region as a cultural leader through unique community programming and collaborations.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 7:30 pm
The Des Moines Chapter of the Des Moines Metro Opera Guild invites you to a concert and reception featuring soprano Sydney Mancasola. A DMMO star who sang the role of Countess Adele in Le Comte Ory last season. Sydney will perform Bellini, Debussy, Bizet, Manon, Puccini and other selections.
Tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for students, and can be ordered here or at the DMMO Box Office by calling (515) 961-6221. click here to purchase tickets
You won't want to miss this opportunity to be a part of an exceptional event!
Sunday, April 26 at 1:30 pm
Staging Connections Series
Lecture and Design Presentation
Des Moines Art Center – Levitt Auditorium
4700 Grand Ave, Des Moines
Stage Director Kristine McIntyre (Peter Grimes, Eugene Onegin, Dead Man Walking) will lead a discussion and preview of the opera Jenůfa, including its themes and the designs for Des Moines Metro Opera’s production.
Saturday, June 27 at 4:30 pm
Prepare to experience the rush of the "Gold West" at Des Moines Metro Opera's Gold Rush Gala, followed by the opening night of Puccini's The Girl of the Golden West!
4:30 pm Cocktails
5:30 pm Dinner
7:30 pm Curtain Rises
10:30 pm Outlaws After Party