An Evening with Renée Fleming - Michigan Opera Theatre


One of the most beloved and celebrated singers of our time, soprano Renée Fleming captivates audiences with her sumptuous voice, consummate artistry, and compelling stage presence. Direct from her acclaimed performance on Broadway in Carousel, she teams up with the Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra, conducted by MOT Principal Conductor Stephen Lord for an unforgettable gala concert.

The evening will include a special appearance by Victoria Jaiani and Dylan Gutierrez of Chicago’s renowned Joffrey Ballet performing a pas de deux from Swan Lake.



Renée Fleming


Victoria Jaiani


Dylan Gutierrez




Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Overture from Le Nozze di Figaro
George Frideric Handel: “Bel Piacere” from Agrippina
George Frideric Handel: “Ritorna, oh caro e dolce mio Tesoro” from Rodelinda

Vincenzo Bellini: Overture from Norma
Leoncavallo: “Mattinata”
Vincenzo Bellini: “Casta Diva” from Norma
Johann Strauss (ii): Overture from Die Fledermaus
Richard Georg Strauss: “Da geht er hin” from Der Rosenkavalier
Richard Georg Strauss: “Zueignung”
Jules Massenet: “Méditation” from Thaïs
Pyotr Tchaikovsky: “White Swan Variation” pas de deux from Swan Lake, performed by Victoria Jaiani and Dylan Gutierrez of the Joffrey Ballet
Licinio Refice: “Ombra di Nube” from the upcoming film Bel Canto
Friedrich Von Flotow: “‘Tis the last rose of Summer” from Martha, featured in the film Three Billboards outside Ebbings, Missouri
Harry Warren (arranged by Alexandre Desplat): “You’ll Never Know,” featured in the film The Shape of Water
Frederick Loewe (Johnny Green arrangement): Overture from My Fair Lady
Adam Guettel: “Fable” from The Light in the Piazza
John Kander: “Love and Love Alone/Winter” from The Visit
Sting: “August Winds” from The Last Ship
Stephen Sondheim: “The Glamorous Life” from A Little Night Music



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