dell'Arte Opera Ensemble

Manon

Music by Jules Massenet, libretto by Henri Meilhac. Sets by Courtney Nelson, Costumes by Nina Bova, Lighting by Mary Ellen Stebbins. Photographs by Mark Baker.


Music Academy of the West

Second Nature

Music and libretto by Matthew Aucoin. Lights, Set, and Projections by Francois Couture, Costumes by Meghan Ims. Photographs by Meghan Ims.


CARAMOOR BEL CANTO

DIALOGUES DES CARMÉLITES

Music by Francis Poulenc, libretto by Georges Bernanos. Costumes by Nina Bova, Lighting by Pete Petrino. Photographs by Gabe Palacio.


PEABODY ESSEX MUSEUM

Song CyCle

An immersive journey through four different song cycles installed in four different galleries, Song Cycle aimed to get at the heart of the music and poetry through multi-sensory experience.

Music by Berg, Debussy, Ravel, and Matt Aucoin. Sets by Courtney Nelson, Costumes by Nina Bova, Lighting by Mary Ellen Stebbins.  Photographs by  John Andrews/Creative Salem and PEM. 


dell'Arte Opera Ensemble

L'incoronazione di Poppea

Music by Claudio Monteverdi, libretto by G. F. Busenello. Costumes by Nina Bova, Lighting by Scott Schneider. Photographs by Brian Long and Angel Roy.


Peabody Essex Museum

Orpheus and Opera

A multidisciplinary telling of the Orpheus myth, using poetry by Ovid and Jorie Graham, and music by Gluck, Bach, Purcell, and composer-conductor Matt Aucoin.

Visual design and lighting by Nick Pope and Mary Ellen Stebbins. Photographs by PEM.


The Bronx Opera

La Bohème

Music by Giacomo Puccini, libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa, in an English translation by Ms. Crutchfield and Lily Kass. Set by Meganne George, Costumes by Tory DePew, Lighting by Joshua Rose. Photographs by Andrew Liebowitz and Joshua Rose.


dell'Arte Opera Ensemble

Dialogues des Carmélites

Music by Francis Poulenc, libretto by Georges Bernanos. Costumes by Carla Gant, Props by Élodie Huré, Lighting by Scott Schneider. Photographs by Angel Roy.


Duct Tape and a Dream Festival

PE(T)ER GYNT

An intimate adaptation of the last two acts of Ibsen's epic play, in which all 8 performers play the title role in his various incarnations.

Costumes by Nina Bova, Lighting by Mary Ellen Stebbins.

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Rhymes with Opera

Numbers/Dates

An evening of new vocal works by Thomas Limbert, Ruby Fulton, and Travis Sullivan.

Costumes by Lux Haac, Lighting by Elizabeth Coco. Photographs by Anthony Trujillo and Ran Zeimer.

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Southeastern Louisiana University

The Magic Flute

Music by W. A. Mozart, libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder, in an English translation by Ruth and Thomas Martin. Set by Steve Schepker, Costumes by Cody Stockstill, Lighting by Ellen Lipkos. Photographs by R. Bergeron for SELU.

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The Planet Connections Theatre Festivity

Cécile

Jean Anouilh's one-act homage to Molière about daughters and fathers growing up. Translated by Ms. Crutchfield.

Costumes and poster art by Jane Urness. Lighting by Tyler Learned. 

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Harvard Early Music Society

John Eccles' Semele

Little-performed early English opera with libretto by William Congreve.

Set by Matthew Bird, Costumes by Janet He, Lighting by Jen Bertha.

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Dunster House Opera

The Rake's Progress

Music by Igor Stravinsky. Libretto by W. H. Auden and Chester Kallman. Set by Thalassa Raasch, Costumes by Sophie Duvernoy, Lighting by Lizzie Smith.

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