2014

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


2014 - The 42nd Festival...
2014 - The 42nd Festival Season

La Traviata – Giuseppe...
La Traviata - Giuseppe Verdi
Violetta Valéry Caitlin Lynch
Flora Bervoix Ashley Dixon
Annina Rebecca Krynski
Alfredo Germont Diego Silva
Giorgio Germont Todd Thomas
Gastone Brenton Ryan
Baron Duphol Luis Orozco
Marchese D’Obigny Nickoli Strommer
Doctor Grenvil Tony Dillon
Flora’s Servant Brad Baron
Giuseppe Joshua Wheeker

Conductor David Neely
Stage Director Lillian Groag

Dead Man Walking – Jake...
Dead Man Walking - Jake Heggie
Sister Helen Prejean Elise Quagliata
Joseph De Rocher David Adam Moore
Mrs. Patrick De Rocher Margaret Lattimore
Sister Rose Karen Slack
George Benton Kyle Albertson
Father Grenville Steven Sanders
Kitty Hart Kimberly Roberts
Owen Hart Wayne Tigges
Jade Boucher Mary Creswell
Howard Boucher Edwin Griffith
Motorcycle Cop Kenneth Stavert
Older Brother Benjamin Schaefer
Younger Brother Lucas Knoll
Sister Catherine Nataly Wickham
Sister Lillianne Stephanie Schoenhofer
Prison Guard 1 Kasey Yeargain
Prison Guard 2 Zachary Ballard
Teenage Girl Madison Densmore
Teenage Boy Brad Jahner
Anthony De Rocher Brendan Dunphy
Jimmy Pierce Mansfiled

Conductor David Neely
Stage Director Kristine McIntyre

Le Comte Ory –...
Le Comte Ory - Gioachino Rossini
Le Comte Ory Taylor Stayton
Comtesse Adèle Sydney Mancasola
Isolier Stephanie Lauricella
Raimbaud Steven LaBrie
Ragonde Margaret Lattimore
The Tutor Wayne Tigges
Alice Abigail Paschke

Conductor Dean Williamson
Stage Director David Gately

Amahl & the Night Visitors -...
Amahl & the Night Visitors - Gian Carlo Menotti
Amahl Pierce Mansfield
His Mother Julie Makerov
King Kaspar Ed Griffith
King Melchior Todd Thomas
King Balthazar Patrick Blackwell

Conductor David Neely
Stage Director Robert L. Larsen

The Tragedy of Carmen - Peter...
The Tragedy of Carmen - Peter Brook
Carmen Peabody Southwell
Don José Patrick O’Halloran
Escamillo Luis Orozco
Micaëla Rebecca Krynski
An Old Gypsy Brad Baron
Zuniga Cesar Mendez Silvagnoli
Lillas Pastia Jeff Byrnes
Garcia Brendan Dunphy

Conductor Michael Spassov
Stage Director Dugg McDonough