November 15, 2014 - 1:56pm
Michelle Johnson as Minnie and Jonathan Burton as Ramerrez
A great cast fulfills the promise of Kentucky Opera's first-ever production of Puccini's Western opera.
The Girl of the Golden West is something of an oddball in opera.
November 10, 2014 - 8:30am
The Girl of the Golden West set
Kentucky Opera stages its first-ever production of Giacomo Puccini's The Girl of the Golden West this weekend. Studio Artist Zach Owen talks about his role as Wells Fargo Agent Ashby.
On November 14 and 16 Kentucky Opera will present Giacomo Puccini's The Girl of the Golden West (La Fanciulla del West), an opera that it has never before put on stage.
September 20, 2014 - 4:36pm
Soprano Kara Shay Thompson
Kentucky Opera's season opened with a fine production of Fidelio on Friday night, highlighted by Kara Shay Thompson's excellence in the title role and Beethoven's sublime music.
The Kentucky Opera season opened Friday night with Fidelio, the only opera that Beethoven ever wrote.
September 15, 2014 - 7:30am
Baritone Mark Walters
Kentucky Opera opens its new season with Beethoven's only opera, Fidelio. Get to know baritone Mark Walters, who will be playing the villain Don Pizarro.
In a season featuring lesser known operatic works, Kentucky Opera's first production of the 2014-2015 season is Ludwig van Beethoven
August 8, 2014 - 10:02am
Kentucky Opera
Previewing the Kentucky Opera 2014-15 season, as well as the kickoff tonight.
Contemporary shows mix with classic works during Kentucky Opera's 2014-15 season, which kicks off with a party tonight.