Annapolis Opera announces exciting 2016 season

| November 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

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The Annapolis Opera, a resident company at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts has announced an incredible season for 2016!

Annapolis Opera Angels & DemonsAngels & Demons: A Concert

A concert showcasing the many saints and sinners of the operatic repertoire. As in our main-stage production, Faust, human desires can drive the forces of good and evil, and can take many forms. These universal themes are still a part of contemporary life. Performed by several of Annapolis Opera’s favorite singers, and accompanied by Artistic Director, Maestro Ronald Gretz.

Friday, December 11, 2015 at 7 PM

Calvary United Methodist Church

301 Rowe Boulevard, Annapolis, MD

Saturday, December 12, 2015 at 8 PM

Bowie Center for the Performing Arts

15200 Annapolis Road, Bowie, MD

General Admission: $35

Student Admission: $22

Tickets, Cast, and Information: http://annapolisopera.org/operas-events/angels-demons/

 

Cinderella LogoCinderella: An Opera for Children

Set to the energetic and fun-filled music of Gilbert & Sullivan, this classic fairy tale is specially adapted for young audiences. This is the perfect way to share the experience of opera with the children and grandchildren in your life.

Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 10:30 AM

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts

801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

General Admission: $15

Tickets and Information: http://annapolisopera.org/operas-events/cinderella-an-opera-for-children/

 

Faust

Loosely based on Goethe’s epic drama, Gounod’s Faust was conceived at the height of the French Grand Opera era. This fully-staged production presents timeless human themes of longing for love, the desire for salvation and redemption, and the costs of making a bargain with the devil.

Friday, March 18, 2016 at 8 PM

Sunday, March 20, 2016 at 3 PM

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts

801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

Section A General Admission: $82

Section B General Admission: $67

Student Admission: $27

There will also be a Student Dress Rehearsal on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 7:30 PM at Maryland Hall – open to students with a valid Student ID. Tickets are $5, and can be purchased at the door.

Tickets, Cast, and Information: http://annapolisopera.org/operas-events/faust/

28th Annual Vocal Competition

For over 27 years, Annapolis Opera’s Vocal Competition has given opera students and young professionals in the Mid-Atlantic region the opportunity to hone their craft by performing for a blue-ribbon panel of judges, comprised of respected music educators and opera performers. It also gives Artistic Director Ronald Gretz a chance to discover new talent for upcoming Annapolis Opera productions. The competition is fierce, with the eight finalists selected from more than 100 outstanding applicants. Prizes total more than $10,000. 

Saturday, April 23, 2016: Finals

Sunday, April 24, 2016: Semi-Finals

Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts

801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

Tickets: FREE!

Information: http://annapolisopera.org/operas-events/28th-annual-vocal-competition/

Tickets to all of our performances can be purchased online at annapolisopera.org, or through the Maryland Hall Box Office at 410-280-5640.

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