1973

Production History
In its 42 year history, Des Moines Metro Opera has presented 130 productions of 72 different opera titles. Below are links to repertory and casting archives for each other those seasons, as well as poster art and photographic imagery:

1973 | 1974 | 1975 | 1976 | 1977 | 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 | 1990
1991 | 1992 | 1993 | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 | 1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008
2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016


1973 - The First Festival...
1973 - The First Festival Season

La Rondine - Giacomo Puccini
La Rondine - Giacomo Puccini
MagdaCarol Stuart
LisetteCheryl Hinman
RuggeroEdward Kingins
PrunierGregory Issacs
RambaldoRobert Jones
YvetteCarmen Peterson
BiancaCheri Horel
SuzyJanet Reese

Albert Herring - Benjamin...
Albert Herring - Benjamin Britten
Lady Billows Cherie Carl
Florence Pike Anne Larson
Ms. Wordsworth Jean Reese
Mr. Gedge, the Vicar Robert Jones
Mr. Upfold, the Mayor Gregory Issacs
Superintendent Budd Leslie Brelsford
Sid Robert Benton
Albert Herring Douglas Duncan
Nancy Victoria Villamil
Mrs. Herring Nadine Asher
Emmie Virginia Cotta
Cis Marilyn Pierce
Harry Timothy Thomas

The Medium - Gian Carlo...
The Medium - Gian Carlo Menotti
Monica Carmen Peterson
Toby Kirk Stuart
Madame Flora Anne Larson
Mrs. Gobineau Jean Reese
Mr. Gobineau Reid Stringer
Mrs. Nolan Nadine Asher

Prima Donna - Arthur Benjamin
Prima Donna - Arthur Benjamin
Florindo Robert Benton
Alcino Douglas Duncan
The Count Leslie Brelsford
Olimpia Carol Stuart
Fiammetta Cheryl Hinman
Bellina Victoria Villamil