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Each season of Yale Opera offers a variety of programs. A highlight is the fully staged production at New Haven’s Shubert Theater, complete with costumes, sets, and orchestra; recent productions include I Capuleti e i Montecchi, Così fan Tutte, Le Nozze di Figaro, Die Zauberflöte, and La bohème.

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2019–2020 Season

  • Fall Opera Scenes
    Yale Opera
    Fri | Nov 01 2019 | 7:30 pm
    Morse Recital Hall
  • Fall Opera Scenes
    Yale Opera
    Sat | Nov 02 2019 | 7:30 pm
    Morse Recital Hall
  • Florencia en el Amazonas
    Yale Opera
    Fri | Feb 14 2020 | 8:00 pm
    Shubert Theatre
  • Florencia en el Amazonas
    Yale Opera
    Sat | Feb 15 2020 | 8:00 pm
    Shubert Theatre
  • Florencia en el Amazonas
    Yale Opera
    Sun | Feb 16 2020 | 2:00 pm
    Shubert Theatre
  • Spring Production - Fri
    Yale Opera
    Fri | May 01 2020 | 7:30 pm
    Morse Recital Hall
  • Spring Production - Sat
    Yale Opera
    Sat | May 02 2020 | 7:30 pm
    Morse Recital Hall

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Yale Opera also undertakes fully-staged productions with piano or chamber accompaniment in Morse Recital Hall. In recent years, these productions have included Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta, Britten’s The Rape of Lucretia, Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, Hoiby’s The Scarf, and Stravinsky’s Le Rossignol.

The feature of every autumn is the Opera Scenes production, with selections from classic and more rarely-seen operas performed with piano accompaniment.

Yale Opera productions have featured conductors such as Speranza Scappucci, Giuseppe Grazioli, Federico Cortese, Dominique Trottein, and Jeremy Silver. Stage directors Colin Graham, Marc Verzatt, Sam Helfrich, Thor Steingraber, and Vera Calabria have worked on Yale Opera productions.