Opera Theater of Pittsburgh presents innovative opera, producing American works, reinterpretations of older works, and new works, for the widest possible audience. Opera Theater focuses on diversity in programming and casting, on crossing boundaries and bringing together talents from all the arts, on encouraging new talent, and on broadening audiences through outreach and education, to create a body of work that is original, entertaining, contemporary and relevant.
Across America, we have one day for giving thanks and two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday 01 December 2015, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity and to give.Learn More
Working from a belief that singing provides an extraordinary method through which one can learn letters ("Now I know my ABCs..."), numbers, and more, Opera Theater's educational programs introduce students to voice types, rhythms, melodies, and movements, which combine to create vivid characters and exciting drama. We're now scheduling performances for local area schools for Winter 2016.Read More
This is a combined professional training and performing program that takes place in Pittsburgh for a minimum of four weeks and a maximum of six weeks (depending on casting) from June 13 – July 24, 2016, as part of Opera Theater’s summer festival activities. It is intended for Resident, Studio, Young and Apprentice Artists (singers, pianists and stage directors) with opportunities for solo performance for all participants.Read More