Operas & Events

The Three Little Pigs: A Children’s Opera

Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 11 AM
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts | Annapolis, MD

This exciting adaptation of a classic fairy tale is the perfect way to share the magic of live opera with the children in your life! Presented in partnership with Towson University’s Opera in a Can.

Arias & Encores

Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 3 PM
Temple Beth Shalom | Arnold, MD

Back by popular demand! Annapolis Opera showcases works from the Great American Songbook, featuring Stephen Sondheim, Rodgers and Hammerstein, and a tribute to Leonard Bernstein. From Carousel to Candide, this program celebrates the uniquely American sound in music, theatre and opera.

Carmen

Friday, March 15, 2019 at 8 PM
Sunday, March 17, 2019 at 3 PM
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts | Annapolis, MD

Bizet’s Carmen has everything you want in an opera: a twisting tale, passion, deceit, and incredible melodies from the fiery Habanera to the Toreador Song! Bizet’s final work is known worldwide and has become one of the most popular and frequently performed operas.

The 31st Annual Vocal Competition

Semi-Finals: Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 10 AM
Finals: Sunday, April 14, 2019 at 3 PM
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts | Annapolis, MD

Young opera professionals compete before a panel of judges for the chance to win $10,000 in prize money! The competition, FREE to the public, is an opportunity to the see the stars of tomorrow.

The Grand Finale: Denyce Graves in Concert

Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 3 PM
Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts | Annapolis, MD

Recognized worldwide as one of today’s most exciting vocal stars, mezzo-soprano Denyce Graces has performed in the world’s great opera houses and concert halls. Particularly well-known for her portrayals of the title roles in Carmen and Samson et Dalila, Ms. Graves’ expressive voice and stage presence continues to thrill audiences with her concert and recital appearances.

Concert in the Park

Sunday, June 9, 2019 at 53 PM
Quiet Waters Park | Annapolis, MD

Join Annapolis Opera for our Concert in the Park, a FREE outdoor concert of opera, operetta, and musical theatre favorites! Pack a picnic, bring a chair, and enjoy a concert at Quiet Waters Park!