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2013-2014 Season

January 09, 2014 — Verdi’s Macbeth opens January 25

January 05, 2014 — Minnesota Opera receives $40,000 Art Works grant from National Endowment for the Arts

January 02, 2014 — Minnesota Opera publishes its first annual report in video

December 11, 2013 — Minnesota Opera announces real-time chat with Silent Night cast during PBS broadcast

December 02, 2013 — Lukas Foss’ Griffelkin opens January 10

November 13, 2013 — Minnesota Opera achieves a 14-year subscription high

October 29, 2013 — Minnesota Opera’s Silent Night to air on PBS

October 09, 2013 — Richard Strauss’ romantic comedy Arabella opens at Minnesota Opera on November 9

October 08, 2013 — Minnesota Opera receives $100,000 grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

October 02, 2013 — Red Wing Community Residency

October 01, 2013 — Minnesota Opera receives $100,000 grant from William Randolph Hearst Foundation

September 09, 2013 — Minnesota Opera’s company premiere of Manon Lescaut opens on September 21

August 21, 2013 — Minnesota Opera 2013-2014 season update

June 05, 2013 — Minnesota Opera announces its co-production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute with LA Opera

February 02, 2013 — Entering the next half century: Minnesota Opera announces its 2013-2014 season

October 26, 2012 — Minnesota Opera announces premiere of a revised ‘The Dream of Valentino’

 

2012-2013 Season

June 13, 2013 — “Opera under the Stars” La bohème Media Alert

May 23, 2013 — “Opera under the Stars” La bohème Update

May 14, 2013 — Minnesota Opera concludes residency in St. Cloud

April 26, 2013 — “Opera under the Stars” La bohème June 14-16

April 18, 2013 — Minnesota Opera Orchestra contract negotiations completed

March 26, 2013 — Minnesota Opera’s Turandot opens on April 13

March 7, 2013 — Tempo presents “The Rogue Song” on March 23

February 7, 2013 — Minnesota Opera’s Hamlet opens on March 2

January 11, 2013 — “The Certainty of Rhetoric” on January 16

December 5, 2012 — Minnesota Opera presents the world premiere of Doubt on January 26

November 29, 2012 — Minnesota Opera’s Pulitzer Prize-winning Silent Night to air on Twin Cities Public Television

November 04, 2012 — Minnesota Opera presents the world premier of ‘Doubt’ on January 26

October 25, 2012 — Works & Process at the Guggenheim Presents: “Minnesota Opera: ‘Doubt’ the opera”

October 22, 2012 — ‘Anna Bolena’ Online Press Room

October 22, 2012 — Donizetti’s ‘Anna Bolena’ opens November 10

September 22, 2012 — ‘Nabucco’ Online Press Room

September 12, 2012 — Verdi’s ‘Nabucco’  opens on September 22

July 23, 2012 — Kevin Ramach has been named President and General Director of Minnesota Opera

July 13, 2012 — Minnesota Opera 50th anniversary season update

January 28, 2012 — Minnesota Opera announces its 50th anniversary season

 

2011-2012 Season

June 21, 2012 — Minnesota Opera anticipates finishing in the black

May 14, 2012 — Minnesota Opera presents webcast of Susan Kander’s ‘The Giver’ on May 18 and 23

April 16, 2012 — Kevin Puts wins Pulitzer Prize in Music for ‘Silent Night’

April 4, 2012 — Minnesota premiere of Susan Kander’s ‘The Giver’ opens April 27

March 26, 2012 — ‘Madame Butterfly’, Puccini’s beloved classic, opens April 14

March 21, 2012 — Minnesota Opera announces executive change

March 16, 2012 — Minnesota Opera achieves a 10-year subscription high

March 13, 2012 — Minnesota Opera webcast of ‘Werther’ reaches more than 77,000 households in 18 countries

February 14, 2012 — Minnesota Opera’s ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’ opens March 3

January 19, 2012 — Minnesota Opera appoints Michael Christie as Music Director

January 18, 2012 — Minnesota Opera presents premiere webcast of Werther on February 5

January 17, 2012 — Project Opera Announces Upcoming Concert and Commission

January 12, 2012 — Minnesota Opera’s ‘Werther’ opens January 28

December 8, 2011 — Plans for Transformation of Ordway Center for the Performing Arts Unveiled

October 12, 2011 — Minnesota Opera announces world premiere of Doubt

October 5, 2011 — Minnesota Opera presents the world premiere of Silent Night

September 6, 2011 — Minnesota Opera’s 49th season opens September 24 Mozart’s Così fan tutte

August 16, 2011 — Tempo’s Opera Tasting 2011 is September 17

July 11, 2011 — Minnesota Opera’s 2011-2012 Season Update

 

2010-2011 Season

July 11, 2011 — Minnesota Opera finishes in the black for the ninth year in a row

April 19, 2011 — Minnesota Opera’s Iron Range Residency

April 15, 2011 — Minnesota Opera to capture Wuthering Heights in HD

March 22, 2011 — Wuthering Heights casting update

February 15, 2011 — La traviata, Verdi’s signature tragic love story, opens March 5

January 31, 2011 — Minnesota Opera announces its 2011–2012 season