NCMA AND NC OPERA: OPERA IN THE PARK

North Carolina Museum of Art 2110 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, NC, United States

Join us for a spectacular evening under the stars when the NC Opera performs the greatest hits from opera’s most beloved masterpieces at the Joseph M. Bryan, Jr., Theater in the Museum Park. Come to hear the soaring arias of Verdi and Puccini and the enchanting melodies of Mozart and Bizet—the stunning vocals, captivating storytelling, and breathtaking backdrop of nature will have you cheering “Bravo!”

$23 – $300

North Carolina Opera: Verdi // ERNANI

Meymandi Concert Hall at Martin Marrietta Center for the Performing Arts 2 East South Street, Raleigh, NC, United States

A riveting tale of love, betrayal, and vengeance set in 16th-century Spain. The bandit Ernani seeks to rescue his beloved Elvira, but she is being wooed by both the young King Charles, and the older nobleman Silva. Political intrigue, personal vendettas, and passionate music much like Il Trovatore deliver an exhilarating opera experience that will leave you on the edge of your seat! Featuring Leah Crocetto, Carl Tanner, Andrew Manea, and Anthony Robin Schneider Conducted by Jakob Lehmann

North Carolina Opera: Catán // FLORENCIA EN EL AMAZONAS

Raleigh Memorial Auditorium at the Martin Marietta Center for the Performing Arts 2 E South St, Raleigh, United States

*Company Premiere North Carolina Opera’s first ever Spanish language opera! Embark on a magical and mysterious journey along the mighty Amazon. Glamorous opera legend Florencia Grimaldi is traveling incognito by steamboat through the enchanted rainforest in hopes of finding her long lost love. Wracked by storms and a cholera outbreak, she and her fellow passengers are drawn deeper into the Amazon, where fantasy and reality intertwine, and their hopes and dreams are tested. Featuring Vanessa Vasquez, Richard Ollarsaba, Marlen Nahhas, Jason Karn, Levi Hernandez, and Claudia Chapa Conducted by Joseph Mechavich; Directed by John Hoomes

North Carolina Opera: Catán // FLORENCIA EN EL AMAZONAS

Raleigh Memorial Auditorium at the Martin Marietta Center for the Performing Arts 2 E South St, Raleigh, United States

*Company Premiere North Carolina Opera’s first ever Spanish language opera! Embark on a magical and mysterious journey along the mighty Amazon. Glamorous opera legend Florencia Grimaldi is traveling incognito by steamboat through the enchanted rainforest in hopes of finding her long lost love. Wracked by storms and a cholera outbreak, she and her fellow passengers are drawn deeper into the Amazon, where fantasy and reality intertwine, and their hopes and dreams are tested. Featuring Vanessa Vasquez, Richard Ollarsaba, Marlen Nahhas, Jason Karn, Levi Hernandez, and Claudia Chapa Conducted by Joseph Mechavich; Directed by John Hoomes

North Carolina Opera: Mozart // THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO

Raleigh Memorial Auditorium at the Martin Marietta Center for the Performing Arts 2 E South St, Raleigh, United States

Comedic capers and uproarious antics take center stage as Mozart’s classic opera battle of the sexes and the classes returns to NCO. Follow Figaro, the cunning confidant, and Susanna, the sly servant, as they navigate a maze of matrimonial mayhem and mischief. With hilarious hijinks and a sensational score, the “greatest opera ever written” will have you rolling in the aisles! Featuring William Clay Thompson, Kathryn Henry, Cadie J. Bryan, Theo Hoffman, and Lisa Marie Rogali Conducted by Aaron Breid; Directed by Chas Rader-Shieber

North Carolina Opera: Mozart // THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO

Raleigh Memorial Auditorium at the Martin Marietta Center for the Performing Arts 2 E South St, Raleigh, United States

Comedic capers and uproarious antics take center stage as Mozart’s classic opera battle of the sexes and the classes returns to NCO. Follow Figaro, the cunning confidant, and Susanna, the sly servant, as they navigate a maze of matrimonial mayhem and mischief. With hilarious hijinks and a sensational score, the “greatest opera ever written” will have you rolling in the aisles! Featuring William Clay Thompson, Kathryn Henry, Cadie J. Bryan, Theo Hoffman, and Lisa Marie Rogali Conducted by Aaron Breid; Directed by Chas Rader-Shieber