1997

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


1997 - The 25th Festival...
1997 - The 25th Festival Season

Don Giovanni - Wolfgang...
Don Giovanni - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Leporello Matthew Lau
Donna Anna Claudia Waite
Don Giovanni Gary Martin
The Commendatore Ryan Allen
Don Ottavio Theodore Green
Donna Elvira Caroline Whisnant
Zerlina Juline Baról-Gilmore
Masetto Dean Witz

La Rondine - Giacomo Puccini
La Rondine - Giacomo Puccini
Magda Melanie Sarakatsannis
Lisette Evelyn de la Rosa
Ruggero Emmanuel di Villarosa
Prunier Keith Buhl
Rambaldo Matthew Lau
Yvette Kimberly Roberts
Bianca Dana Beth Miller
Suzy Janara Kellerman

Albert Herring - Benjamin...
Albert Herring - Benjamin Britten
Lady Billows Avalee Beckmann
Florence Pike Gwendolyn Jones
Ms.Wordsworth Evelyn de la Rosa
Mr. Gedge, the Vicar Jeffery Stevens
Mr. Upfold, the Mayor Keith Buhl
Superintendent Budd Ryan Allen
Sid Dean Witz
Albert Herring Theodore Green
Nancy Juline Baról-Gilmore
Mrs. Herring Anne Larson
Emmie Cheryl Shenefelt
Cis Sara Best
Harry Christopher Hade