Video Published: 07 Nov 2022

Awards for Digital Excellence in Opera Ceremony

OPERA America is pleased to announce the celebration of the inaugural Awards for Digital Excellence in Opera, recognizing the best work created for digital platforms.

The awards ceremony will take place on November 7, 2022, in person at the National Opera Center in New York City and streaming LIVE online at 7:30 p.m. ET. 

Please come back to this page (operaamerica.org/Live) to watch the livestream when it begins.

Want to attend the award ceremony in person at OPERA America's National Opera Center? Click here to book your tickets. 

The 2022 Finalists are:  

In the category of University/Conservatory Project: 

  • Gianni Schicchi, an Animated Opera, CSUN Opera
  • Please Look: A Cinematic Opera Experience, Opera ND, University of Notre Dame 

In the category of Education/Enrichment Material: 

  • Boston Baroque for Kids: The Four Seasons, Boston Baroque
  • Playground Opera's La Cenerentola, Opera on Tap
  • Verdi by Vegetables: The Movie, Resonance Works 

In the category of Noteworthy Project: 

  • desert in, Boston Lyric Opera Company  
  • The Island We Made, Opera Philadelphia  
  • Messiah/Complex, Against the Grain Theatre
  • Sweet Land, The Industry
  • Twilight: Gods, Lyric Opera of Chicago 

In the category of Artistic Creation: 

  • Garden of Vanished Pleasures, Soundstreams
  • The Knock, The Glimmerglass Festival, Helio Arts
  • Sāvitri, Against the Grain Theatre
  • David T. Little's Soldier Songs, Opera Philadelphia

The Awards for Digital Excellence in Opera are supported by The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation. 

The Digital Excellence in Opera Awards Ceremony is presented as part of OPERA America Onstage, which is supported in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.