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.
February 9 - April 24, 2015
For 29 years OPERA Iowa has created magic -- in rural schools, city classrooms, "cafetoriums," community centers, concert halls and gymnasiums -- offering nearly 750,000 young people and adults a quality arts experience today while building new enthusiastic audiences for opera tomorrow. One of the most innovative programs of its kind in the country, this successful 13-week regional arts education tour features comprehensive study guides and curriculum-based education workshops as well as performances designed especially for young people. The eight-member OPERA Iowa Troupe are young professionals whose sole goal is to captivate their audiences. Don't wait any longer to book your school residency or community evening concert!
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 7:30 pm
The Des Moines Chapter of the Des Moines Metro Opera Guild invites you to a concert and reception featuring soprano Sydney Mancasola. A DMMO star who sang the role of Countess Adele in Le Comte Ory last season. Sydney will perform Bellini, Debussy, Bizet, Manon, Puccini and other selections.
Tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for students, and can be ordered here or at the DMMO Box Office by calling (515) 961-6221. click here to purchase tickets
You won't want to miss this opportunity to be a part of an exceptional event!
Sunday, April 12 at 2:00 pm
Northminster Presbyterian Church, 1416 20th Street, Ames
The Ames Chapter of the Des Moines Metro Opera Guild invites you to an afternoon of music from the 2015 OPERA Iowa troupe, singing your favorite arias and musical theater selections.
Open to the Public
Students (K-College): Free
Tickets available at 515-292-8741 or at the door