We're excited to announce our 2014 Summer Season
at the East 13th Street Theatre.
TWO fully-staged productions:
Henry Purcell's The Fairy Queen with our collaborators
The Sebastians, led by Jeffrey Grossman.
Stage Director/Choreographer Christopher Caines.
8/8, 8/9, 8/16, 8/23 @ 8pm;
8/10 @ 2pm;
8/18 @ 7:30pm TICKETS for Fairy Queen, or buy a SEASON PASS
Please send all ticketing questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Antonio Salieri's Falstaff with the dell'Arte Opera Festival Orchestra, Chris Fecteau, conductor, and Stage Director Louisa Proske. Come see the first NYC production!
8/14, 8/19, 8/21 @ 7:30pm;
8/15 @ 8pm;
8/17, 8/23 @ 2pm TICKETS for Falstaff, or buy a SEASON PASS
Giuseppi Verdi's Macbeth with the dell'Arte Opera Festival Orchestra, a semi-staged production directed by Myra Cordell.
8/20 @ 7:30pm;
8/22 @ 8pm;
8/24 @ 2pm TICKETS for Macbeth, or buy a SEASON PASS
"Songs and Sonnets" - Shakespeare in Song and Aria: An evening of Shakespeare settings from the plays and sonnets, and arias and duets from the many other operatic settings not programmed in our season. One night only!
8/7 at 7:30pm TICKETS for "Songs and Sonnets", or buy a SEASON PASS
WITH: Andrew Sun and Christopher Fecteau, piano
|Andy Berry||Marie Masters|
|Elizabeth Bouk||Monica Niemi|
|Joanie Brittingham||Drew Paramore|
|Jonathan Dauermann||Tamra Paselk|
|Kristin Gornstein||Jason Plourde|
|Mackenzie Gotcher||Karen Rich|
|Victor Khodadad||Hans Tashjian|
|Nathan Létourneau||Leslie Tay|
|Noelle McMurtry||Jennifer Townshend|
In works of Beethoven, Britten, Gounod, Benton Hess, Kabalevsky, Roger Quilter,
Saint-Saëns, Verdi, Peter Warlock, Maude Valerie White, and Zandonai
Representing Sonnets and music inspired by a dozen of Shakespeare’s plays!
|CAST of Falstaff:||
8/14 (7:30pm), 8/17 (2pm),
8/15 (8pm), 8/19 (7:30pm),
|Falstaff||David Morrow||Gary Ramsey|
|Mrs. Ford||Marie Masters||Jenny Townshend|
|Mr. Ford||Erik Bagger||Victor Khodadad|
|Mrs. Slender||Heather Antonissen||Kristin Gornstein|
|Mr. Slender||Scott Lindroth||Chris Sirois|
|Betty||Joanie Brittingham||SarahAnn Duffy|
|Bardolfo||Jonathan Dauermann||Andrew Hiers|
Nick Bottom, Alternate
|Elizabeth Westerman||Lyric Coloratura|
|Imani Jade Powers||Titania/Hippolyta|
|Cassandra Stokes-Wylie||Helena/Robin Starveling/Gwendolen|
|Seth Shirley||Lysander/Peter Quince/Algie|
|Zachary Libresco||Demetrius/Tom "Snug" Snout/Jack|
|Elisa Toro Franky||Carmen|
|CAST of Macbeth:|
|Lady Macbeth||MaryAnn Stewart|
|Kelly Griffin (cover)|
|Cole Grissom (cover)|
|Witch 1||Monica Niemi|
|Witch 2||Elizabeth Bouk|
|Witch 3||Jackie Hayes|
|Ensemble /||Isaac Assor, Andy Berry,|
|Comprimario:||Jonathan Dauerman, Natalie Dixon,|
|Milica Nikcevic, Milan Rakic,|
Our 2014 Osgood/dell'Arte Audition Prize Winners are:
1st Prizes ($500 each)
Mary Ann Stewart
2nd Prizes ($250 each)
Winners of the "Participation Prizes" will be announced in September, 2014
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This programming made possible, in part,
by funding from the New York City
Department of Cultural Affairs and
the office of Councilman Robert Jackson
dell'Arte Opera Ensemble is pleased to be a member
of the New York Opera Alliance
Kirk Dougherty and Jill Dewsnup sing Anna and Percy in "Anna Bolena"
Erica Rauer sings Vitellia in "La clemenza di Tito"
Jennifer Moore sings Zerbinetta with Hans Tashjian and Edwin Vega in "Ariadne auf Naxos", directed by Ben Spiermna in 2011
Victor Khodadad and Abla Hamza sing des Grieux and Manon at the East Thirteenth Street Theatre in 2010
dell'Arte artists at Baruch Performing Arts Center in 2013