Best Operas In SeattleThere is a push to make opera more relevant by offering the art form in unlikely locations and unusual themes. Here are five to consider.
Seattle Opera Launches “Search for Cinderella” Digital Scavenger HuntBeginning Friday, January 11, Seattle Opera kicks off Search for Cinderella, a series of four digital scavenger hunts. Prizes include free opera tickets for the company’s upcoming production of Rossini’s Cinderella, as well as other valuable items that will remain top-secret until each new e-trail of clues is unveiled.
McCaw Hall Offers Free Open House for Seattle Opera's CinderellaFairy godmothers, pumpkin coaches, and wicked step sisters. It's all part of the fun and fantasy of Cinderella! Bring the kids and come to McCaw Hall for a day of dancing, stories and crafts. It's a great day for culture and learning just before the opening of Seattle Opera's Cinderella!
Seattle Opera's Fidelio Opens October 13The Seattle Opera is proud to announce their upcoming performance of Beethoven’s only opera: Fidelio, the story of a devoted wife who rescues her husband, unjustly imprisoned for his political beliefs. Catch a free public preview, and then head to McCaw Hall for the entire performance.
Seattle Opera 2012-13 Season Kicks off With TurandotThe Seattle Opera kicks off its 2012-13 season this summer in blockbuster fashion with Turandot, Puccini’s final masterpiece. Turandot opens on Saturday, August 4 and runs for eight performances, through Saturday, August 18.
Best of This Weekend May 7 and 8From boats to flowers to opera to wine tasting, there's lots happening around the Sound this weekend.