1998

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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1998 - The 26th Festival...
1998 - The 26th Festival Season

Tosca - Giacomo Puccini
Tosca - Giacomo Puccini
January, 1998
Floria Tosca Nova Thomas
Mario Cavaradossi James Richard Werner
Baron Scarpia Perry Ward
Cesare Angelotti Justin Jörgen Petersen
A Sacristan Thomas P. Scurto-Davis
Spoletta Marc Schreiner
Sciarrone Justin Jörgen Petersen
A Jailer Richard L. Richards
A Shepherd Boy Dawn Artelli

The Merry Widow - Franz Lehar
The Merry Widow - Franz Lehar
Hanna Glawari Nancy Ann Hill
Danilo Danilovitch David Small
Valencienne Joan Gibbons
Camille de Rosillon James Richard Werner
Baron Zeta Richard L. Richards
Cascada Justin Jörgen Petersen
St. Brioche Joseph Perniciaro
Bogdanovich Rick Piersall
Kromov Michael Boschert
Pritchitch Stephen Wilder
Nitch Timothy McMillin
Sylviane Nicole Proctor
Olga Kimberly Roberts
Praskovia Stacie Lopeman

Fidelio - Ludwig van Beethoven
Fidelio - Ludwig van Beethoven
Jaquino Harold Gray Meers
Marzelline Rita Harvey
Rocco Thomas P. Scurto-Davis
Leonore Caroline Whisnant
Pizarro Perry Ward
Florestan James Richard Werner
Don Fernando Rick Piersall

Summer and Smoke - Lee Hoiby
Summer and Smoke - Lee Hoiby
Alma Winemiller Evelyn de la Rosa
Reverend Winemiller Perry Ward
Mrs Winemiller Dorothy Randall
John Buchanan, Jr Patryk Wroblewski
Dr. Buchanan Thomas P. Scurto-Davis
Rosa Gonzales Marie Lenorman
Papa Gonzales Richard L. Richards
Nellie Ewell Rita Harvey
Mrs. Bassett Teri Herron
Rosemary Debra Butterworth
Roger Doremus Stephen Wilder
Vernon Michael Boschert
Archie Kramer Kenneth van Cura