• desert in Episode 1: "This House is Now"


    Cass and Sunny, innkeepers at a remote motor lodge called Desert Inn, are on the verge of a milestone anniversary. New guests Ion and Rufus are celebrating their honeymoon, but their love story is lined with tragedy. Ion must play by the innkeepers’ ru...

  • The Fall of the House of Usher

    Boston Lyric Opera gives an arthouse cinematic treatment to Philip Glass' opera The Fall of the House of Usher. This chilling film places Edgar Allan Poe's iconic gothic horror story in the imagination of a migrant child as she journeys into the United States. Experience the world of the Ushers t...

  • 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...

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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...

  • operabox.tv: Boston Lyric Opera's New Digital Venue

    BLO’s operabox.tv launches a new house for opera – a fresh digital venue with new series and special programs that explore the art form and the artists who bring it to life. Operabox.tv offers a front-row view of the best BLO offers. A low annual fee gives you access to all operabox.tv content. O...