1974

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:

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1974: The Second Festival...
1974: The Second Festival Season

Falstaff - Giuseppe Verdi
Falstaff - Giuseppe Verdi
Sir John Falstaff Edward Bogusz
Fenton Joseph Frank
Master Ford Terry Shirk
Dr. Caius William Austin
Bardolpho Douglas Duncan
Pistola Reid Stringer
Alice Ford Martha Sheil
Nannetta Betsy Bell Taylor
Meg Page Victoria Villamil
Dame Quickly Anne Larson

Madama Butterfly - Giacomo...
Madama Butterfly - Giacomo Puccini
Cio-Cio San Carol Stuart
Suzuki Carol Ralston
B. F. Pinkerton Brian Donohue
Sharpless Robert Benton
Goro William Austin
Prince Yamadori Reid Stringer
The Bonze Edward Bogusz
Kate Pinkerton Janet Reese
Yakuside Kimm Julian
Trouble Beth Dusenberry

The Crucible - Robert Ward
The Crucible - Robert Ward
Betty Parris Janet Reese
Rev. Samuel Parris Douglas Duncan
Tituba Anne Larson
Abigail Williams Mary Elizabeth Poore
Ann Putnam Martha Sheil
Thomas Putnam Robert Benton
Rebecca Nurse Carol Ralston
Francis Nurse John Thomson
Giles Corey William Austin
John Proctor Robert Paul
Rev. John Hale Richard Fey
Elizabeth Proctor Victoria Villamil
Mary Warren Betsy Bell Taylor
Ezekiel Cheever Joseph Frank
Judge Danforth Brian Donohue
Sarah Good Barbara Western