Meet the Figaros

  You’re invited to the wedding of the year when The Marriage of Figaro opens on November 11. With seven performances of Mozart’s masterpiece coming up, we’re lucky to have two accomplished singers, Richard Ollarsaba (left) and Donovan Singletary (right), … Continued

Craig Colclough: Dawn of a New Don

  After a hilarious turn as the lovestruck Doristo in last season’s Diana’s Garden, renowned bass-baritone Craig Colclough returns to the Minnesota Opera stage to sing the title role in our first ever production of Donizetti’s delightfully zany comedy of errors, … Continued

April Costume Corner

 Have you ever wondered how one of our fabulous costumes goes from an idea to the opera stage? Join Minnesota Opera Costume Director Corinna Bohren as she takes us inside the Costume Shop, and shows us what goes into constructing … Continued

March Costume Corner

Go behind the scenes with our Costume Director, Corinna Bohren, as she guides us through the construction of one of the fabulous creations that will be worn by the bawdy social climber Kitty Packard (Susannah Biller) this March in Dinner at … Continued

February Costume Corner

This month and next, go behind the scenes with our Costume Director, Corinna Bohren, as she guides us through the construction of one of the fabulous creations that will be worn by the bawdy social climber Kitty Packard (Susannah Biller) this … Continued

Walk on Role for Ariadne auf Naxos

‘Ariadne auf Naxos’ 2015 © Elise Bakketun for Seattle OperaThis is your chance to be on stage!Imagine yourself on stage for a night in a non-singing, walk-on role in the party scene of Minnesota Opera’s 2015-2016 season opener, Ariadne auf … Continued

Remembering Heinz F. Hutter (1929-2015)

The staff and board of directors would like to remember our friend, Heinz F. Hutter, for his dedication and devotion to Minnesota Opera.  Heinz truly loved the Opera, attending all performances and events, as well as serving on the board … Continued