Considered scandalous when it premiered a century ago with its provocative “Dance of the Seven Veils,” Richard Strauss’ adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s play has not lost its ability to shock.
This heartwarming story of starving artists falling in and out of love in 19th century Paris is a seamless mix of romantic passion, poignant tragedy and high-spirited fun.
A bitter love triangle plays itself out against a backdrop of war and cultural oppression in this compelling tale of conflicting loyalties and forbidden passion.
One of opera’s most vivid and compelling characters, a vengeful court jester, desperately tries to protect his daughter from disaster in this heart-wrenching tragedy.
One of the world’s most beloved and dramatic operas, Madame Butterfly is a classic tale of colliding hearts and cultures set in 19th century Japan.