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8/20

Dayton Opera
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Robert Tweten, conductor
Dayton Opera Chorus
Jeffrey Powell, chorus master

Giacomo Puccini: Madame Butterfly

Butterfly: Yunah Lee; Lt. B. F. Pinkerton: John Pickle; Suzuki: Ryu-Kyung Kim; Sharpless: Corey Crider; The Bonze: Adam Fry; Goro: Robert Norman; Imperial Commissioner and Prince Yamadori: Andrew Pardini; Kate Pinkerton: Kasia Borowiec

8/27

Dayton Opera
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra
Neal Gittleman, conductor
Dayton Opera Chorus
Jeffrey Powell, chorus master

Giuseppe Verdi: Otello

Otello:  Scott Piper;  Desdemona:  Danielle Pastin;  Iago:  Grant Youngblood;  Cassio:  Stephen Carroll;  Lodovico:  Adam Fry;  Montano:  Errik Hood;  Emilia:  Melisa Bonetti;  Roderico:  Zachary Devin;  herald:  Andrew Pardini

9/3

San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus
Mark Elder, conductor
Ian Robertson, chorus director

Richard Wagner:  Die Meistersinger

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Hans Sachs: James Rutherford; Walther von Stolzing: Brandon Jovanovich; Eva: Rachel Willis-Sørensen; Magdalene: Sasha Cooke; David: Alek Shrader; Sixtus Beckmesser: Martin Gantner; Veit Pogner: Ain Anger; Fritz Kothner: Philip Horst; Kunz Vogelgesang: AJ Glueckert; Balthasar Zorn: Joel Sorensen; Augustin Moser: Corey Bix; Ulrich Eisslinger: Joseph Hu; Konrad Nachtigall: Sam Handley; Hans Schwarz: Anthony Reed; Hermann Ortel: Edward Nelson; A night watchman: Andrea Silvestrelli; Hans Foltz: Matthew Stump;
An apprentice: Laurel Porter

9/10

San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus
Lawrence Foster, conductor
Ian Robertson, chorus director

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart:  The Magic Flute

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Pamina: Sarah Shafer; Tamino: Paul Appleby; Papageno: Efraín Solís; Sarastro: Alfred Reiter; The Queen of the Night: Albina Shagimuratova; Monostatos: Greg Fedderly; First Lady: Jacqueline Piccolino; Second Lady: Nian Wang; Third Lady: Zanda Švēde; Papagena: Maria Valdes; The Speaker: Anthony Reed; First Priest: Richard Walker; Second Priest: Edward Nelson; First Boy: Michael Sacco; Second Boy: Pietro Juvara; Third Boy: Rafael Karpa-Wilson; First Armored Man: Chong Wang; Second Armored Man: Anthony Reed

9/17

San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus
Giuseppe Finzi, conductor
Ian Robertson, chorus director

Gioachino Rossini:  The Barber of Seville

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Figaro: Lucas Meachem; Rosina: Daniela Mack; Count Almaviva: René Barbera; Doctor Bartolo: Alessandro Corbelli; Don Basilio: Andrea Silvestrelli; Berta: Catherine Cook; Fiorello: Edward Nelson; Ambrogio: Efraín Solís; An officer: Matthew Stump

9/24

San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Lawrence Foster, conductor

Claude Debussy:  The Fall of the House of Usher
Gordon Getty:  Usher House

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Roderick Usher: Brian Mulligan; Edgar Allan Poe: Jason Bridges; Madeline Usher / Lady Madeline: Jacqueline Piccolino; Doctor Primus: Anthony Reed; Le Médecin: Joel Sorensen; L'Ami: Edward Nelson