1979

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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1979 - The Seventh Festival...
1979 - The Seventh Festival Season

Die Fledermaus - Johann...
Die Fledermaus - Johann Strauss
Gabriel von Eisenstein Dean Shoff
Rosalinda Carol Stuart
Adele Jennifer Ringo
Alfred George Livings
Dr. Falke Raymond Hickman
Frank Dan Sullivan
Prince Orlofsky Victoria Grof
Dr. Blind Steven Stolen
Ida Ida Huber
Frosch Rinde Eckert

A Midsummer Night's Dream -...
A Midsummer Night's Dream - Benjamin Britten
Oberon John Williams
Tytania Jennifer Ringo
Puck Lance Clemsen
Lysander Dean Shoff
Demetrius Raymond Hickman
Hermia Lester Senter
Helena Lisë Karlsson
Bottom Dan Sullivan
Flute Douglas Duncan
Quince Edward Bogusz
Snug Larry Julian
Snout Rinde Eckert
Starveling Reid Stringer
Cobweb Todd Nowasell
Peaseblossom Brian Schmid
Mustardseed Lenny Houts
Moth Eric Noah
Theseus George Hogan
Hippolyta Victoria Grof

Rigoletto - Giuseppe Verdi
Rigoletto - Giuseppe Verdi
Duke of Mantua George Livings
Borsa Rinde Eckert
Rigoletto Robert McFarland
Count Ceprano Wayne Neuzil
Countess Ceprano Adrienne Tworek-Gryta
Marullo Larry Julian
Count Monterone Edward Bogusz
Sparafucile Edward Bogusz
Gilda Anna Salerno
Giovanna Penny Haus
Maddalena Lester Senter