March 13 & 15, 2020
Based on the biblical story “Susannah and the Elders,” this 1954 opera is set in rural Tennessee and is rich with Appalachian folk melodies and connections to the McCarthy era in which it was written.
The 32nd Annual Vocal Competition
April 4 & 5, 2020
The competition is fierce, with the eight finalists selected from more than 100 outstanding applicants! Both the semi-finals and finals are free and open to the public, thanks to a generous grant from The Helena Foundation.
Annapolis Opera Names Craig Kier
New Artistic and Music Director
Maestro Craig Kier will assume his role on July 1, 2020 and will open the Annapolis Opera’s 2020 – 2021 season conducting Giacomo Puccini’s La Boheme.
Overall, the performance leaves you wanting more from this company, and more you shall have.
This…was a gratifying evening of music-making in Maryland’s famed ‘Crab Town.’
The Annapolis Opera is an absolute gem on the East Coast…This company is capable of taking opera to the next level of artistry and performance. Any opera fan who is able to make it to Annapolis should consider any show produced by the Annapolis Opera a must-see.