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Address:335 W. Mifflin Street
Madison, WI 53703
United States
Madison Opera
Budget Level: 3

The mission of Madison Opera is to produce opera of the highest artistic standards. In support of this mission, Madison Opera will advance appreciation of the operatic art form to the widest audience; use the uniqueness of opera to enrich the culture of the community; provide the Madison Opera audience with proven, new, and culturally diverse works; and ensure the present and future of the company through responsible fiscal and organizational management.
Kathryn SmithGeneral Director
John DeMainArtistic Director
Beth TollesDirector of Development
Jennifer FensterDirector of Finance
Jonathan SchroerluckeMarketing Manager
Salvatore Vasta IIIArtistic Manager
Kenneth FerencekDirector of Production
Billy LarimoreTechnical Director & Warehouse Coordinator
Jill KrynickiStage Manager
Michael HokePatron Services Manager
TitleComposerOpening Night
  Friday, April 27, 2018
Florencia en el Amazonas (Florencia in the Amazon)CatánFriday, April 27, 2018
The Abduction from the SeraglioMozartFriday, February 9, 2018
CarmenBizetFriday, November 3, 2017
Die ZauberflöteMozartFriday, April 21, 2017
Charlie Parker's YardbirdSchnyderFriday, February 10, 2017
Romeo et JulietteGounodFriday, November 4, 2016
The Tales of HoffmannOffenbachFriday, April 15, 2016
Little WomenAdamoFriday, February 5, 2016
La bohemePucciniFriday, November 13, 2015
The Barber of SevilleRossiniFriday, April 24, 2015
Sweeney ToddSondheimFriday, February 6, 2015
FidelioBeethovenTuesday, November 11, 2014
Dead Man WalkingHeggieFriday, April 4, 2014
La Fille du regimentDonizettiSunday, February 2, 2014
ToscaPucciniSunday, November 3, 2013
Don GiovanniMozartThursday, April 4, 2013
Acis and GalateaHandelTuesday, January 1, 2013
A Masked BallVerdiWednesday, October 10, 2012
La CenerentolaRossiniWednesday, April 4, 2012
Eugene OneginTchaikovskySunday, November 6, 2011
La traviataVerdiMonday, April 4, 2011
The Threepenny OperaWeillWednesday, February 2, 2011
The Marriage of FigaroMozartSunday, November 7, 2010
Opera in the Park Saturday, July 17, 2010
The Flying DutchmanWagnerSunday, April 4, 2010
The Turn of the ScrewBrittenFriday, January 1, 2010
CarmenBizetSunday, November 8, 2009
FaustGounodWednesday, May 13, 2009
Cosi fan tutteMozartFriday, March 13, 2009
Madama ButterflyPucciniThursday, November 20, 2008
Lucia di LammermoorDonizettiMonday, May 5, 2008
The Tender LandCoplandSaturday, February 2, 2008
La bohèmePucciniSaturday, November 10, 2007
The Pearl FishersBizetWednesday, April 4, 2007
RigolettoVerdiSaturday, November 11, 2006
The Magic FluteMozartSaturday, April 1, 2006
ToscaPucciniTuesday, November 1, 2005
Opera in the Park Friday, July 1, 2005
The End of the AffairHeggieFriday, April 1, 2005
TurandotPucciniFriday, October 1, 2004
Overture Classics Wednesday, September 1, 2004
Opera in the Park Thursday, July 1, 2004
Die FledermausStrauss, Jr.Friday, April 2, 2004
Die FledermausStrauss, Jr.Thursday, April 1, 2004
Roméo et JulietteGounodSaturday, November 1, 2003
Opera in the Park Tuesday, July 1, 2003
Il barbiere di SivigliaRossiniSunday, May 4, 2003
The Music of Leonard BernsteinBernsteinSunday, February 2, 2003
Il trovatoreVerdiMonday, November 11, 2002
Opera in the Park Monday, July 1, 2002
Madama ButterflyPucciniSunday, May 5, 2002
Don GiovanniMozartSunday, November 11, 2001
FalstaffVerdiSaturday, May 5, 2001
La bohèmePucciniSaturday, November 11, 2000
The Music ShopWargoFriday, July 7, 2000
Bon Appétit!HoibyFriday, July 7, 2000
CarmenBizetFriday, May 5, 2000
BrundibárKrásaSaturday, January 1, 2000
The Marriage of FigaroMozartThursday, November 11, 1999
La traviataVerdiSunday, April 4, 1999
FaustGounodWednesday, November 11, 1998
The FantasticksSchmidtTuesday, July 7, 1998
Side by Side by SondheimSondheimTuesday, July 7, 1998
ToscaPucciniSaturday, April 4, 1998
  Monday, February 2, 1998
L'elisir d'amoreDonizettiTuesday, November 11, 1997
RigolettoVerdiFriday, April 4, 1997
The Merry WidowLehárMonday, November 11, 1996
The Tales of HoffmannOffenbachSunday, March 3, 1996
Of Thee I SingGershwinSaturday, November 4, 1995
The Magic FluteMozartSaturday, April 1, 1995
BrigadoonLoeweTuesday, November 1, 1994
AidaVerdiFriday, April 1, 1994
CandideBernsteinMonday, November 1, 1993
Shining BrowHagenThursday, April 1, 1993
Man of La ManchaLeighSunday, November 1, 1992
The Barber of SevilleRossiniWednesday, April 1, 1992
Kiss Me, KatePorterFriday, November 1, 1991
Little WomenAdamo 
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