Past Productions

Full-length opera productions between 1935-2013
Alphabetical listing by composer
168 productions of 100 different operas

Between 1935-1992 (57 seasons):  
111 productions of 63 different operas)

Between 1992-present  (18 seasons):
57 productions of 38 different operas

First Place Awards from National Opera Association:
                   Britten’s Albert Herring – 1998
                   Argento’s Postcard from Morocco - 1995

Adler’s (Samuel) The Outcast of Poker Flat, 1962, 1965
Argento’s Postcard from Morocco, 1995
Balfe, Michael, The Bohemian Girl:   1944, 1945
Barber’s Vanessa 1971
Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti, 1957
Bizet, Georges  
Carmen 1948, 1954, 1962
Don Procopio , 1980
Britten’s
            Albert Herring, 1982, 1998, 2005
            Midsummer Night’s Dream, 1978, 2008
            Rape of Lucretia, ????
            The Turn of the Screw, 1983, 2010
Brooks/Bizet’s La tragedie de Carmen, 1996
Cavalli L’Egisto:  2007
Chabrier’s An Incomplete Education, 1972
Debussy’s:
            L’enfant Prodigue 1950

Donizetti’s:
            Daughter of the Regiment:  1951
            Lucia di Lammermoor, 1960, 2002
            Rita, 1962, 1990
            Don Pasquale, 1970
            L’elisir d’amore, 2008
Flotow’s Martha, 1961
Floyd’s Slow Dusk, 1964
Gilbert and Sullivan’s:
HMS Pinafore; 1935, 1954
Trial by Jury:  1953, 1955, 1956
Gluck’s The Reformed Drunkard, 1978
Gounod’s
            Romeo and Juliet:  1950, 2007
            Faust, 1966
Handel’s
            Acis and Galetea, 1984
            Giulio Cesare in Egitto, 1985
Haydn’s Philemon and Baucis, 1967
Hindemith’s There and Back, 1964
Hoiby’s The Scarf, 1961
Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel 2004
Kalmanoff’s Opera! Opera!,  1964
Lehar’s The Merry Widow, 2000
Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci, 1956, 1997, 2000
Mailman’s (Martin) The Hunted, 1979
Martinu’s Comedy on the Bridge 1958, 1959, 1974
Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana, 1959, 1967
Massenet’s 
Manon, 1966
            Cendrillon, 2004
            Werther, 2010
McCormic (Mary) & Taylor (Myron) The Chocolate Soldier, 1945
Menotti’s:
            The Telephone 1952, 1964, 1996
            The Medium 1952, 1963
            The Consul 1953
            Amelia Goes to the Ball, 1957
            The Impresario, 1957, 1963
            The Old Maid and the Thief, 1974
            The Hero, 1987
Monteverdi’s The Coronation of Poppea, 2003
Moore’s (Douglas) 
The Emperor’s New Clothes 1957
Gallantry, 1964
The Ballad of Baby Doe, 1968
Mozart’s  
            The Abduction from the Seraglio: 1949, 1954, 1990
            Bastien and Bastienne, 1965
            Cosi fan tutte, 1985, 1994, 2001, 2006 (Venice), 2009
The Magic Flute, 1968, 2002, 2006
The Marriaae of Figaro, 1958, 1972, 2003, 2005, 2009
            Don Giovanni, 1964, 2002
            Love in the Garden (Giardiniera), 1976
            La clemenza di Tito 2010
Offenbach’s
            La Perichole, 1958
            Orpheus in the Underworld, 1987
Pergolesi’s La serva padrona, 1956, 1965
Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites, 1973, 1999
Puccini’s:
            La bohéme, 1955, 1984, 2000, 2008
            Tosca, 1960, 1965
            Madama Butterly, 1961, 1966, 2004
            Gianni Schicchi, 1969, 1986, 1992, 1997/98, 2000, 2003
            The Cloak, 1975
            Suor Angelica, 1987, 1997, 2003
Prokofiev’s Love of Three Oranges, 1984

Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas 1952, 1969, 1999
Ravel’s  L’enfant et les sortileges:  1996, 2002
Rorem’s Our Town, 2008
Rossini’s La cambiale di matrimonio:  1999
Rousseau's Le Devin du Village: 2013
Schauuble’s Dorian Gray (world premiere), 2004
Schubert’s The Conspirators, 1969
Smetana’s The Bartered Bride, 1992, 2010 (in Czech)
Smith, Julia, Cynthia Parker:  1939
                       The Stranger of Manzano: 1946                   
Smith, Mamie:  El Tor, 1935, 1940
 Sondheim’s
            A Little Night Music, 2004
            Into the Woods, 2010
Strauss’s, Die Fledermaus 1955, 1961, 1977, 1994, 2007
Tchaikovsky’s The Queen of Spades: 1991
Toch’s The Princess and the Pea 1956
Vaughan William’s Riders to the Sea, 1968, 1973
Verdi’s 
Rigoletto:  1948, 1957, 1963
            Othello:  1951
            La traviata, 1963, 1992, 2001, 2009
            Il trovatore, 1966
            A Masked Ball, 1975
            Falstaff, 1983, 2005
            Luisa Miller 1985
Ward’s (Robert) The Crucible, 1976, 2001
Weill’s 
Down in the Valley 1955, 1956
Sunday Excursion, 1964
Street Scene, 1993