COVID-19 RESPONSE – Updated March 1, 2022
The Annapolis Opera is committed to providing our patrons, staff, and performers the safest environment possible. To create a safe space for all, the Opera requires all patrons to provide proof of vaccination card or a negative PCR/Rapid Antigen Test taken within 48 hours of entry to all Opera events. This may be provided as a picture of your vaccination card or test results dated on your cell phone or showing your card or documented test results in paper form at the check in desk prior to entry. The Opera requires all staff and performers to meet these standards. Directional signs will assist patrons to locate the entry points for check in.
In addition, and in compliance with each venue’s COVID-19 policy, audience members are required to wear masks in all indoor spaces, regardless of their vaccination status.
Please note that if you do not have proof of vaccination or proof of a negative test taken within 48 hours, you will not be allowed to attend.
The Annapolis Opera regretfully announces that mezzo-soprano, Sasha Cooke, has had to withdraw from the Voices of Our Time concert scheduled for Saturday, April 30 at Maryland Hall.
Ms. Cooke will appear at Annapolis Opera during the coming 2022-2023 season.
Ticket holders will be contacted by the Maryland Hall box office for ticket options, which include donating the ticket value to the opera or refunds.
Sunday, May 1, 2022 at 3 PM
The 33rd Annual Annapolis Opera Vocal Competition is an opportunity to hear some of the most talented rising stars in the classical vocal world. This free event showcases up to ten singers, selected from hundreds of outstanding applicants from across the nation, by a panel of renowned judges.
The prize for Audience Choice Award will be chosen by the audience at Finals, so be sure to attend and cast your vote!
Saturday, August 28, 2021 at 7:30 PM
Heartfelt chants ring out in a southern small town that’s had enough of the police criminalizing the poor. In the midst is a Black police officer, who struggles to find his authenticity in a hotbed of justice, race and morality. What will become of a movement, once mighty, that loses its way because of a need for power?
Friday, November 5, 2021 at 7:30 PM
Sunday, November 7, 2021 at 3 PM
In this timeless comic opera, the kind-hearted Angelina (Cinderella) is forced to work for her wicked stepfather and cruel stepsisters. To find the one maiden who is true of heart, Prince Ramiro trades places with his valet and goes door to door in disguise. Confusion and chaos ensue as Angelina’s family plots to win the heart of the prince. Through Rossini’s lively melodies, Prince Ramiro and Angelina find true love and prove that forgiveness, kindness, and love can conquer all.
Annapolis Opera Company, in consultation with our partner, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra, is saddened to inform our patrons and community that we are postponing the production of La bohème because of the impact that the current wave of Covid is having in our greater region.
Sunday, February 13, 2022 at 3 PM
A Valentine’s Eve performance that celebrates music of the heart.
Friday, March 18, 2022 at 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 19, 2022 at 7:30 PM
Sunday, March 20, 2022 at 3:00 PM
What do a cow as white as milk, a cape as red as blood, hair as yellow as corn, and a slipper as pure as gold have in common? A baker and his wife’s wish for a child lead them Into the Woods on a magical journey to reverse a curse. Along the way they meet two princes, Red Riding Hood, Jack (and the Beanstalk), Rapunzel, and Cinderella, each pursuing their own wish, in Stephen Sondheim’s magical tale of love and adventure.