Santa Fe Opera Begins June 29
Enjoy the Santa Fe Opera experience this summer. The 2018 season presents five operas in 36 performances, running from June 29 to August 25, 2018. The Opera’s 62nd season offers works by American icons and European masters, four of which are repertory from the 20th and 21st centuries.
From the May 9, 2017 Santa Fe Opera news release:
Santa Fe Opera Announces its 2018 Season
In celebration of #BernsteinAt100, the composer’s centenary, the 2018 season opens with the company premiere of his 20th century treasure Candide on June 29, 2018
Santa Fe Opera’s signature productions of Puccini’s Madame Butterfly and Rossini’s The Italian Girl in Algiers see revivals
For the first time in nearly twenty years, Richard Strauss’ Ariadne auf Naxos returns in a new production
John Adams and Peter Sellars’ Doctor Atomic comes to the land of its inspiration in its third and newest production
Candide Leonard Bernstein New Production. A company premiere.
Madame Butterfly Giacomo Puccini Revival Production. Last performed in 2010.
Doctor Atomic John Adams and Peter Sellars New production. A company premiere.
The Italian Girl in Algiers Gioachino Rossini Revival Production. Last performed in 2002.
Ariadne auf Naxos Richard Strauss New Production. Last performed in 1999.
09 May 2017
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Photo credit: Dario Acosta for Santa Fe Opera, 2017