Recent News and Events

New Graduate Artist Certificate in Opera for Voice Students

Two-year program starting 2018-2019

Guaranteed scholarships

Please click here for more information: GAC in Opera

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 8:00pm
Friday, February 23, 2018 - 8:00pm
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 8:00pm
Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 3:00pm


Join UNT Opera and the UNT Concert Orchestra for a sizzling production of



An American Opera, based on Elmer Rice's play

Music by Kurt Weill --- Book by Elmer Rice --- Lyrics by Langston Hughes

Purchase tickets online at:

Children / Non-UNT Students - $15 (without reception)  ///  Adults - $25 (without reception)  ///   "Eat, Drink, and Be Merry" - First balcony ticket with VIP reception included - $35 (limited seating). Or now, you can add the VIP reception to your regular $15 or $25 ticket by purchasing an additional $15 reception ticket, and enjoy wine and desserts before the show and during intermission.


Friday, November 3, 2017 - 8:00pm
Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 3:00pm
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 8:00pm
Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 3:00pm
Lyric Theater, Murchison Performing Arts Center
$35, $25, $15

Sung in German with English Supertitles and
English spoken dialogue

Director: Jonathan Eaton
Conductor: Stephen Dubberly
Stage Designer: Donna Marquet
Costume Designer: Danila Korogodsky
Costume Shop Manager: Michael Robinson
Lighting Designer: Chad Jung

Performed with the UNT Symphony Orchestra

Tamino awakens to a fantasy land beyond his wildest imagination. He encounters a lowly bird catcher, an evil queen and the girl of his dreams on his journey of self-discovery. Join Tamino and the bright and colorful cast of characters in Mozart’s most charming opera, and experience sheer magic!