Apprentice Artist Events

Apprentice Spotlight Concert

Meet the members of DMMO's 2024 Apprentice Artist Program as they sing their signature arias and kick off the 2024 Festival Season at the Apprentice Spotlight Concert.

Save the Date!

Apprentice Spotlight Concert
Saturday, June 1
Blank Performing Arts Center lobby
513 North D St, Indianola

Apprentice Scene Programs

The 2024 Apprentice Artists take the spotlight in three scene programs of fully staged exceprts from across the operatic spectrum!   

2024 Scene Programs
Saturday, June 29 at 2pm
Friday, July 5 at 2pm
Tuesday, July 16 at 2pm

All scene programs are free and open to the public and held in Lekberg Hall in the Amy Robertson Music Center on the campus of Simpson College. Contact our Box Office at (515) 209-3257 or for additional information.

Stars of Tomorrow Concert

Discover opera’s rising stars at one unforgettable concert! The 40 members of our Frank R. Brownell III Apprentice Artist Program take the stage for one night only to perform opera’s greatest duets, trios and ensembles. The concert will be led by guest conductor Christopher Allen (The Magic Flute 2022), along with associate conductors Donald Lee III, Teddy Poll and Kyle Naig.

2024 Stars of Tomorrow Concert
Saturday, July 20 at 2pm

In honor of the 50th anniversary of Des Moines Metro Opera's Apprentice Artist Program, this year's Stars of Tomorrow concert will be free and open to the public! To secure your free tickets, call the DMMO Box Office or click the link below.

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