2018-19 Opera Series

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
EUGENE ONEGIN

October 13–21, 2018
Tchaikovsky’s story of love and loss, known for its rich orchestration and beautiful melodies. Learn more.

 



Gioachino Rossini
THE BARBER OF SEVILLE
November 10–18, 2018
This Rossini classic is the story of how Count Almaviva wins the hand of his beloved Rosina. Learn more.

 

 



Leonard Bernstein
CANDIDE
March 9-17, 2019
Macomb Center for The Performing Arts and The Berman Center for the Performing Arts

Bernstein’s coming-of-age operetta that challenges the concept of optimism in one man’s search to find happiness. Learn more.



Engelbert Humperdinck
HANSEL AND GRETEL
April 6–14, 2019
Humperdinck’s classic fairy tale with puppetry by award winning puppeteer Basil Twist. Learn more.




Ricky Ian Gordon and Michael Korie
THE GRAPES OF WRATH
May 11–19, 2019
The heart wrenching opera tells the story of the Joad family and their quest for survival during the 1935 Dust Bowl. Learn more.

 

2018-19 Dance Series


BILL T. JONES / ARNIE ZANE COMPANY

Saturday, October 27, 2018
Compelling pieces by American choreographer Bill T. Jones include A Letter to my Nephew,  a meditation on the life of Lance T. Briggs, set to Nick Hallett’s score. Learn more.


 

ALESSANDRA FERRI: ART OF THE PAS DE DEUX
Saturday, February 16, 2019, 7:30 PM
On Valentines’ Weekend, some of ballet’s leading international stars explore the poetry and romantic intensity of the dance duet. Learn more.

 



ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATER
March 15-17, 2019
Among the world’s most popular dance companies, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater returns to the Detroit Opera House for three performances. All programs will include Alvin Ailey’s must-see masterpiece, Revelations. Learn more.



Power Center, Ann Arbor
MARTHA GRAHAM DANCE COMPANY

April 26-27, 2019
The oldest and most celebrated modern dance company in America, Martha Graham Dance Company has influenced generations of artists and continues to captivate audiences worldwide. Presented by UMS. Learn more.

 

Available Subscription Packages


OPERA 5   Subscribe to all five operas.

 

DANCE 4   Subscribe to all four dances.


  FLEX 4   Create your own mix of any four performances (opera & dance).

 

  FLEX 3  Create your own mix of any three performances (opera & dance).

 

2018-19 Special Events

The following Special Events are available to subscribers. Call the Ticket Office at 313.237.7464.

 


THE NUTCRACKER
November 24 & 25
Create everlasting memories for you and yours. Created by Gerard Charles and Robert Post, this classic holiday production features the stunning dancers of BalletMet accompanied by the Michigan Opera Theatre Orchestra. Learn more.

 



TOO HOT TO HANDEL

Saturday December 1, 2018
The soul-stirring, toe-tapping rendition of Handel’s The Messiah. Learn more.

 

 

 


Macomb Center for the Performing Arts

AMAHL and the NIGHT VISITORS
December 22, 2018
Gian Carlo Menotti’s holiday favorite about a miraculous encounter between Amahl, a boy with a lame leg, and the Three Kings. Learn more.

 


Michigan Opera Theatre Children’s Chorus
THE SECRET WORLD OF OG
March 23, 2019, Michigan Opera Theatre Children’s Chorus
Based on the Pierre Berton novel, siblings who journey into an underground world of mushrooms in search of their baby brother. Learn more.

 

 

 

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Detroit Opera House Ticket Office

Subscriptions now on sale! Special event tickets available to subscribers. Single tickets on sale Aug. 20th!

Call: 313.237.7464

Visit: 1526 Broadway

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