Curtis Opera Theatre

Today’s most promising young voices resonate in opera on the edge, with imaginative productions, bold concepts, and absorbing theatre. Come see our finest become their best.


A Look Back at the 2019–20 Season


The Barber of Seville

Gioachino Rossini

Christian Capocaccia, conductor
Chas Rader-Shieber, director

November 21–24, 2019




Albert Herring

Benjamin Britten

George Manahan, conductor
Eve Summer, director

March 5–8, 2020





La clemenza di Tito

W.A. Mozart

George Manahan, conductor
Chas Rader-Shieber, director

This production was postponed due to public safety measures related to COVID-19



The Curtis Opera Theatre is generously supported by the Ernestine Bacon Cairns Trust, the Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation, and the Wyncote Foundation.