Des Moines Metro Opera is a nationally recognized progressive opera company that has taken its place among America's leading opera festivals. The company is committed to opera as a living art form, and to that end,
PRODUCES a Summer Opera Festival that offers diverse operatic works at the highest artistic standards;
PROVIDES quality opportunities for American-trained talent in all facets of opera performance, production and administration;
DEVELOPS audiences of all ages through year-round educational programs; and
SERVES Des Moines and the region as a cultural leader through unique community programming and collaborations.
Wednesday, July 15 at 7:00 pm
Sheslow Auditorium, Drake University
Apprentice Artists and Festival Orchestra members present duets and ensembles. Tickets include a dessert reception following the concert.
Tickets available at the door, on-line or by calling the box office at 515-961-6221
Sunday, July 5 at 7:30 pm
Lekberg Hall, Simpson College
Members of the festival orchestra perform selections from classical and contemporary works.
Saturday, July 4 at noon
Special offer for those living or working in Warren County.
Noon Picnic Lunch
2:00 pm Curtain rises on The Girl of the Golden West
includes meal, drink and ticket to performance
Limited Seats Available