• The Butterfly Process: B.

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    This program is an artistic outcome of The Butterfly Process; it was created with the original cast members for Madama Butterfly. The music of this program celebrates works by Asian, Asian-American, and Pacific Islander composers and writers; it features works ...


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    SOUL(SIGNS): OPERA is a series of short films exploring the intersection of opera and ASL. Created by Up Until Now Collective. Commissioned by Boston Lyric Opera, Opera Omaha, Opera Columbus, and Portland Opera.

  • The Butterfly Process: Discussion Series

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    The Butterfly Process Discussion Series is an opportunity for community learning and dialogue led by Phil Chan with invited featured speakers, guests, and cast members from BLO's previously planned production of Madama Butterfly. Each discussion will tackle a different topic, giving context, shar...

  • Svadba

    Here’s to love, laughter, and happily ever after! Svadba, a new cinematic opera experience, tells the story of a bride-to-be on the eve of her wedding as four of her closest friends and an elder family member gather to help her prepare for the big event. This chamber opera dramatizes the ritual o...

  • Ariadne auf Naxos (1991)

    Boston Lyric Opera’s January 1991 production of Richard Strauss’s Ariadne auf Naxos was a milestone for the company in many ways, not the least of which was its platform to launch the enduring international career of American soprano Deborah Voigt. It was this production, reviewed by New York Ti...

  • desert in

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    Do anything to keep love safe.

    A groundbreaking new eight-part series, desert in brings an operatic, episodic story of love, loss and redemption in a strange, run-down motel in the American West. Developed by 2019 Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Ellen Reid (“p r i s m”), playwright christopher o...