Insight Series

COMING SOON!

Our popular Opera Insight Series events are presentations on a variety of topics related to our operas and programming. Featuring renowned guest speakers who are well-versed in their topic of discussion, each Opera Insight event aims to provide audiences with a larger depth and breadth of knowledge about a production.

Don’t wait to reserve your seat! Space is limited, and these events do sell out. Registration closes 24 hours before the event. If you would like to register after this time, please email kswekel@annapolisopera.org.

Donizetti and His Intoxicating Elixir of Love

BARBER IS 1

Speaker: Craig Kier, Artistic & Music Director
Saturday, September 28, 2024 at 3 PM
Maryland Hall, Room 205 | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend; pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

DESCRIPTION

BARBER IS 2

Speaker: 
Saturday, October 5, 2024 at 3 PM
Maryland Hall, Room 205 | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend; pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

DESCRIPTION

Donizetti and His Intoxicating Elixir of Love
Pre-Performance Discussion

The Barber of Seville Pre-Performance Discussion

Friday, October 18, 2024 at 6:30 PM
Sunday, October 20, 2024 at 2 PM
Maryland Hall, Room 205 | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend; pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

DESCRIPTION

The Barber of Seville Artist Talk Back

Speaker: Craig Kier, Artistic & Music Director, and the cast of The Barber of Seville
Sunday, October 20, 2024
Maryland Hall, Main Theater | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend.

Join Annapolis Opera’s Artistic and Music Director, Craig Kier, with members of the cast for a brief conversation following the Sunday matinee performance of The Barber of Seville. This conversation will commence shortly after the performance concludes. Guests are encouraged to move downstage to the front of the theater where the Q&A will be held. 

Artist Talk-Back
Donizetti and His Intoxicating Elixir of Love

TAHITI IS 1

Speaker: Craig Kier, Artistic & Music Director
Saturday, January 4, 2025 at 3 PM
Maryland Hall, Room 205 | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend; pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

DESCRIPTION

TAHITI IS 2

Speaker: 
Saturday, January 11, 2025 at 3 PM
Maryland Hall, Room 205 | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend; pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

DESCRIPTION

Donizetti and His Intoxicating Elixir of Love
Pre-Performance Discussion

Trouble in Tahiti Pre-Performance Discussion

Friday, January 17, 2025 at 6:30 PM
Sunday, January 19, 2025 at 2 PM
Maryland Hall, Room 205 | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend; pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

DESCRIPTION

Trouble in Tahiti Artist Talk Back

Speaker: Craig Kier, Artistic & Music Director, and the cast of Trouble in Tahiti
Sunday, January 19, 2025
Maryland Hall, Main Theater | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend.

Join Annapolis Opera’s Artistic and Music Director, Craig Kier, with members of the cast for a brief conversation following the Sunday matinee performance of Trouble in Tahiti. This conversation will commence shortly after the performance concludes. Guests are encouraged to move downstage to the front of the theater where the Q&A will be held. 

Artist Talk-Back
Donizetti and His Intoxicating Elixir of Love

LA TRAVIATA IS 1 (CRAIG)

Speaker: Craig Kier, Artistic and Music Director
Saturday, February 22, 2025 at 3 PM
Maryland Hall, Room 205 | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend; pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

DESCRIPTION

LA TRAVIATA IS 2 

Speaker:
Saturday, March 1, 2025 at 3 PM
Maryland Hall, Room 205 | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend; pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

DESCRIPTION

Donizetti and His Intoxicating Elixir of Love
Pre-Performance Discussion

La Traviata Pre-Performance Discussion

Friday, March 14, 2025 at 6:30 PM
Sunday, March 16, 2025 at 2 PM
Maryland Hall, Room 205 | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend; pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

DESCRIPTION

La Traviata Artist Talk Back

Speaker: Craig Kier, Artistic & Music Director, and the cast of La Traviata
Sunday, March 16, 2025
Maryland Hall, Main Theater | 801 Chase Street, Annapolis, MD

This event is FREE to attend.

Join Annapolis Opera’s Artistic and Music Director, Craig Kier, with members of the cast for a brief conversation following the Sunday matinee performance of La Traviata. This conversation will commence shortly after the performance concludes. Guests are encouraged to move downstage to the front of the theater where the Q&A will be held. 

Artist Talk-Back