"Alcina herself has an insane need to be loved and she does some pretty awful things." Stage director Chas Rader-Shieber
“...imagine if Donizetti and Puccini collaborated on the score of a Doris Day-Rock Hudson movie.” stage director, Ned Canty
The energetic exuberance, the creative coping, the thrills of young love and the disappointments all to the music of a master of emotions.
IU Opera Theater's Deniz Uzun has loved Rossini since she heard a Maria Callas recording when she was just eight, "He's my buddy!"
...a murder mystery adventure, but will also a behind-the-scenes look into the life of an opera singer.
The Paris demi-mondaine...life on the edge, indeed.
The 2014 winter/spring series features a world premiere opera, a renowned vocalist, and brand new music from two of Jacobs' flagship ensembles.
Hansel and Gretel, an opera about a brother and sister, written by a brother and sister.
... assignations, whispered consultations and loud confrontations are the disorder of the evening...
Patricia Wise is retiring from the Jacobs School of Music after a decades long operatic career in the United States and Europe.