Calendar Events Archive - Detroit Opera

An Evening with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Celebrate the future of opera in Detroit!     Join us on Saturday, March 18, 2023 for An Evening with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in support of Dance education and mainstage programming at the Detroit Opera House—a vital community resource in downtown Detroit. Designated as “a vital American cultural ambassador to the world,” AAADT celebrates …

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DOYC Presents: The Maker of Illusions

A wicked queen is exiled to a mountaintop, where she is guarded by a genie and his goblins. Fearing the loss of her beauty, the queen commands the genie to bring her a youth whose life force she can steal. The Genie works an illusion on a boy of the valley below, causing him to …

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Christmas Gala with Catalina Cuervo

Detroit favorite soprano Catalina Cuervo returns! Ms. Cuervo will take the stage at Most Holy Redeemer Church with a program of worldwide holiday classics and sacred pieces in English, Latin and Spanish that will be unforgettable! The concert will feature Detroit Opera’s Resident Artists, Pianist Nathalie Doucet and guitarist Álvaro Andrés Bermudez. This Gala is …

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Dance Master Class with Mark Morris Dance Group

Mark Morris Dance Group Master Class Saturday, Dec 3, 2022 11:00-12:30PM Intermediate-Advanced Level Dancers Ages 12 and up Taught by John Heginbotham REGISTER HERE  PURCHASE HARD NUT TICKETS All classes are open to the public and free with a corresponding ticket stub or $25 without a ticket stub, and take place in the Margo V. …

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Resident Artist Concerts at The War Memorial

For the inaugural concert with the Detroit Opera’s Residents Artists, we are thrilled to offer a program of operatic excerpts and song to celebrate the start of a New Year! Sopranos, Melanie Spector and Elizabeth Polese, mezzo-soprano Gabrielle Barkidjija, tenor Leo Williams and baritone, Ben Reisinger will delight you with some of the most beautiful …

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January 31-February 12, 2023 Tuesday – Saturday at 8:00pm Sunday Evenings at 7:30pm Saturday and Sunday matinees at 2:00pm He’s back… and deader than ever! BEETLEJUICE is returning to Broadway and haunting a brand new house. Based on Tim Burton’s dearly beloved film, this hilarious musical tells the story of Lydia Deetz, a strange and …

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Resident Artist Concert at Christ Church Cranbrook

The Detroit Opera Resident Artist Program is thrilled to continue its collaboration with Christ Church Cranbrook with a 6-part recital series. Our series continues on Thursday, April 13 with Soprano, Christine Goerke and Pianist, Nathalie Doucet in Recital.

Tina – The Tina Turner Musical

HER VOICE IS UNDENIABLE. HER FIRE IS UNSTOPPABLE. HER TRIUMPH IS UNLIKE ANY OTHER. This musical reveals a comeback story like no other, of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of racism, sexism and ageism to become the global Queen of Rock n’ Roll. TINA – THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL  is a celebration of resilience …

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Opera in the Parks 2022

Detroit Opera in partnership with Detroit Parks & Recreation presents our 2022 Opera In The Parks concert series! Enjoy a free one-hour performance from members of our Touring Ensemble, including an accessible mix of favorites from Opera, Broadway and the American Songbook! Check the schedule on the right to learn more! In Partnership with