Opera on WKNO

American Opera Series 2017 Presented by The WFMT Radio Network
Featuring performances from Lyric Opera of Chicago,
LA Opera, San Francisco Opera, and more

Lyric Opera of Chicago

May 20                                                                          Das Rheingold / Wagner

May 27                                                                          Lucia di Lammermoor / Donizetti

June 3                                                                            Les Troyens / Berlioz

June 10                                                                         Don Quichotte / Massenet

June 17                                                                         The Magic Flute / Mozart

June 24                                                                         Norma / Bellini

July 1                                                                             Carmen / Bizet

July 8                                                                             Eugene Onegin / Tchaikovsky

July 15                                                                          Don Giovanni / Mozart

July 22                                                                          Tannhäuser / Wagner

LA Opera                   

July 29                                                                          Macbeth / Verdi

August 5                                                                       The Tales of Hoffman / Offenbach

August 12                                                                    The Barber of Seville / Rossini

August 19                                                                    The Marriage of Figaro / Mozart

August 26                                                                    The Ghosts of Versailles / Corigliano

San Francisco Opera

September 2                                                              La Gioconda / Ponchielli

September 9                                                              Aida / Verdi

September 16                                                           Madama Butterfly / Puccini

September 23                                                           Andrea Chénier / Giordano

September 30                                                           Dream of the Red Chamber / Bright Sheng

October 7                                                                    Don Pasquale / Donizetti

October 14                                                                 Arabella / Strauss

                 

Additional Operas

October 21                                                                 Falstaff / Verdi / Chicago Symphony Orchestra

October 28                                                                 Tancredi / Rossini / Opera Southwest

November 4                                                               Amleto / Faccio / Opera Southwest

November 11                                                            TBA – More Information Coming Soon!

November 18                                                            Il Pirata / Bellini / Caramoor

November 25                                                            Riders of the Purple Sage / Craig Bohmler / Arizona Opera