Thank you for a great 2015 Festival Season!
We had a wonderful time at the Baruch Performing Arts Center,
and hope to return there in 2016 with La Traviata and Manon.
The Rose Nagelberg Theater in the Baruch Performing Arts Center.
(Entrance and Box Office on E. 25th St. bet. Lexington and 3rd Aves., NYC)
Watch our Montage VIDEO!
See our Season BROCHURE
Read a Season Summary Article by Advisory Board Member Greg Moomjy
Click HERE for Cast Lists
Il barbiere di Siviglia by Giovanni Paisiello, libretto by Giuseppe Petrosellini
August 15, 19, 22m, 26, 29m
Paisiello's 1792 setting of the famous story predates Rossini's by more than two decades,
and was the more famous even for a while after the debut of the latter opera.
Emilie Rault, Stage Director
Daniela Candillari, Conductor and Music Director
Read Broadway World's Interview with Cole Grissom
Le nozze di Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte
August 14, 16m, 20, 22, 27, 29
Eve Summer, Stage Director
John Spencer IV, Conductor and Music Director
Rosina by Hiram Titus, libretto by Barbara Field (read SUMMARY by Erin Cressy)
August 17, 21, 23m, 28, 30m
Erin Cressy, Stage Director
Chris Fecteau, Conductor and Music Director
"Les belles et les beaux"
August 25 (7:30)
featuring excerpts (with piano) of other settings of the Rosina/Figaro trilogy,
including music of Rossini, Massenet, Milhaud, Corigliano and Wikstrom.
Desiree Alejandro, Stage Director
Jeremy Weissmann, Music Director
Metamorphosis Chamber Orchestra
Pierre Lidar, Artistic Director
Costume Design by Carly Bradt
Scenic Design by Meganne George
Lighting Design by Scott Schneider
Graphic Design by Mackenzie Carey
This programming is funded, in part by the New York City Department
of cultural Affairs, and the New York State Council on the Arts.
We thank them for their kind support!
We are proud members of the New York Opera Alliance!
Alessandra Altieri as Rosina with Jonathan Morales as Almaviva
The cast of "Rosina" by H. Titus at the Baruch Performing Arts Center (Photo by K. Rich)
Noelle McMurtry, Tamra Paselk and Leslie Tay in The Fairy Queen in August 2014 (Photo by Brian Long)
Maestro Christopher Fecteau, Artistic Director