Skylark Opera Theatre throws a modern new light on the story of two guys who think they can dupe their girlfriends by switching places. But the women have their own power and they aren’t afraid to use it! Mozart’s gorgeous score is sung in English in this immersive production, set in the present day.
In this chamber opera for two singers and string quartet by composer Laura Kaminsky, librettist Mark Campbell and librettist/filmmaker Kimberly Reed, a mezzo-soprano and a baritone depict the experiences of its sole transgender protagonist, Hannah, as she endeavors to resolve the discord between her self and the outside world. A journey of joy, hope and finding one’s authentic self.
DON GIOVANNI, in collaboration with Angels & Demons Entertainment set in the Prohibition era, circa 1932. This site-specific production (at The Minneapolis Woman’s Club) is set as Donny G.’s speakeasy. Traveling throughout this magnificent space during the course of the opera, audience members enjoyed hors d'oeuvres during the banquet scene and desserts post show.
The Tragedy of Carmen, is a re-imagined adaptation by Peter Brook of George Bizet's Carmen. Utilizing only six singers/actors, this focused and intimate production creates an unconventional hybrid to attract not only the opera fan, but the theater-goer as well.