2005

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


2005 - The 33rd Festival...
2005 - The 33rd Festival Season

The Tales of Hoffmann -...
The Tales of Hoffmann - Jacques Offenbach
Hoffmann Drew Slatton
The Four Villains Dean Elzinga
Nicklausse Elise Quagliata
The Four Servants Scott Wichael
Spalanzani Torrance Blaisdell
Olympia Nili Riemer
Antonia Karin Wolverton
Giulietta Lise Lindstrom
Voice of the Mother Janara Kellerman
Schlemil Dennis Jesse
Crespel Tony Dillon
Stella Amelia Groetsch

Lucia di Lammermoor - Gaetano...
Lucia di Lammermoor - Gaetano Donizetti
Normanno Torrance Blaisdell
Lord Enrico Ashton Gary Martin
Raimondo Mark Risinger
Lucia Anna Vikre
Alisa Jessi Baden
Edgardo of Ravenswood Eric Fennell
Lord Arturo Bucklaw Edwin Griffith

Gloriana - Benjamin Britten
Gloriana - Benjamin Britten
Queen Elizabeth I Gwendolyn Jones
Earl of Essex Theodore Green
Frances Janara Kellerman
Lord Mountjoy Dennis Jesse
Lady Rich Lise Lindstrom
Sir Robert Cecil Tony Dillon
Sir Walter Raleigh Mark Risinger
Sir Henry Cuffe John Michael Moore
A Lady-in-Waiting Karin Wolverton
A Blind Ballad-singer Richard L. Richards
The Recorder of Norwich Richard L. Richards
The Spirit of the Masque Scott Wichael
The Master of Ceremonies Torrance Blaisdell
The City Crier Brandon Hendrickson
Time Ben Rethmeier
Concord Jackie Koehler

Amahl and the Night Visitors -...
Amahl and the Night Visitors - Gian Carlo Menotti
December, 2005
Amahl Jonathan J. Beatty
His Mother Gwendolyn Jones
King Kaspar Edwin Griffith
King Melchior David Small
King Balthazar Patrick Blackwell
The Page Thomas Gunther