March 17 & 19, 2017
The lyric beauty of Puccini’s score has made Butterfly timeless! The story, based on the literary work, sparks ideas about racial and cultural bias. Sung in Italian with English supertitles.
Jim & Sylvia Earl, The Helena Foundation, with Maestro Ronald Gretz
Ticket revenues only cover a small percentage of the cost to produce a fully staged opera, making the support of individual and corporate donors vital to organizations such as The Annapolis Opera.
Volunteers at the 4th Annual Singable Feast
Volunteering is a wonderful way to become more involved in the Opera. From providing housing for singers, to ushering at performances and helping plan events, there are many opportunities to get involved!
Overall, the performance leaves you wanting more from this company, and more you shall have.
…this was a truly magnificent performance of one of the grandest of grand operas.”
This…was a gratifying evening of music-making in Maryland’s famed ‘Crab Town’ and a persuasive affirmation of Verdi’s power to move us…”