18th Season of Opera
La Traviata by Verdi
Sung in Italian with English supertitles
Friday, January 15, 8pm
Sunday, January 17, 2pm (broadcast live by Iowa Public Radio)
At the Paramount Theatre with Orchestra Iowa, 123 Third Ave SE
Conducted by Daniel Kleinknecht with stage direction by James Marvel.
The cast features Danielle Talamantes (Violetta), Jason Slayden (Alfredo), and Stephen Gaertner (Germont).
Tickets: $19 - $69 at 319-366-8203 or orchestraiowa.org
Temple Judah Concert Featuring La Traviata Performers
January 2, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
This concert is free & open to the public; no reservations required.
Pinocchio by John Davies
A school outreach production performed by members of CR Opera's Young Artist Program
Saturday, January 9, 10:30am
Cedar Rapids Public Library, Whipple Auditorium
South Pacific by Rodgers & Hammerstein
A CR Opera Young Artist Program production
on the Lawn at Brucemore
Director by Bill Fabris
Tickets $25 (discounts available with advanced purchase) beginning in April : 319-362-7375 or www.brucemore.org
Earlier This Season
Taste of Opera
Thursday, September 17, 5pm - 7pm
Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, 410 Third Ave SE, Cedar Rapids
An unveiling of our 18th season of opera with complementary access to
CRMA galleries, light appetizers, wine, and a musical sample of the
season featuring Loralee Songer, mezzo soprano; John Muriello, baritone;
and Young Artist Katelyn Lee, soprano.