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Opera Swings Jazz

  Opera Swings Jazz

Building on its vision of innovation and creativity, Opera Columbus has created a unique and exciting mash-up of opera and jazz. Not to be missed, this production is a concert in collaboration with the Jazz Arts Group, combining the incredible sounds of these two art forms. Opera Columbus hired an arranger to create one-of-a-kind music […]

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Opera Swings Jazz

  Opera Swings Jazz

Building on its vision of innovation and creativity, Opera Columbus has created a unique and exciting mash-up of opera and jazz. Not to be missed, this production is a concert in collaboration with the Jazz Arts Group, combining the incredible sounds of these two art forms. Opera Columbus hired an arranger to create one-of-a-kind music […]

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Maureen McKay, internationally renowned operatic soprano

  Maureen McKay, internationally renowned operatic soprano

Internationally renowned operatic soprano Maureen McKay returns to Columbus to perform an art song recital of varied repertoire. She reunites with revered collaborative accompanist Edward Bak from The Ohio State University. Ms. McKay is praised for her silvery soprano and dynamic character portrayals. Her program for the Music Series will include works by Purcell, Liszt, […]

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Review: Opera Columbus and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra’s “The Flood”

Richard Sanford Richard Sanford Review: Opera Columbus and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra’s “The Flood”

Drama — across genres and media — is rife with water rising above characters’ heads, in both a literal and figurative sense. The most recent example of this is the engaging one-act original commission by Opera Columbus and ProMusica Chamber Orchestra, The Flood, premiering this weekend. If you grew up in Columbus, especially on the […]

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Opera Columbus, ProMusica to Co-Produce Opera based on Ohio Flood of 1913

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Opera Columbus, ProMusica to Co-Produce Opera based on Ohio Flood of 1913

Opera Columbus and ProMusica are partnering to produce and commission a chamber opera titled The Flood, based on the Ohio Flood of 1913 and its effect on four generations. This is Opera Columbus’ first commission of a new opera in nearly 20 years, and takes place on Feb. 8-10 at the Southern Theatre. The opera […]

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Opera Columbus in partnership with CAPA present The Journey

Anne Evans Anne Evans Opera Columbus in partnership with CAPA present The Journey

Opera Columbus in partnership with CAPA present The Journey concept and creation by Destiny Coleman Director of Education and Artistic Administration for Opera Columbus A Celebration of Music Inspired by African-American Culture Celebrating the music of African-American culture, spanning more than 200 years, this production will highlight gospel, spirituals, African drums, and the Harlem Renaissance. […]

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Madama Butterfly

Anne Evans Anne Evans Madama Butterfly

A contemporary approach to the classic, heartbreaking tale of a woman abandoned by the man she loves. An all-women creative team brings a fresh vision to Puccini’s Madama Butterfly, in a modern, tradition-breaking interpretation of this beloved work. This is a first-time collaboration with the OSU Dance Department and features the Columbus Symphony Orchestra. The […]

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