Johann Strauss Jr.'s Die Fledermaus
Friday, October 24, 2014 @ 8pm
Sunday, October 26, 2014 @ 2pm
Sung in English with projected English titles
We toast our 40th Anniversary with a lavish production of Johann Strauss, Jr.'s Die Fledermaus. A rollicking good time at Prince Orlofsky's ball in glorious old Vienna provides an evening of bubbly high spirits and fun. Delight to the performances of Cirquovation, CNY's own Cirque company. In a maze of mistaken identities, fumbling infidelities, and comic revenge, this energetic piece is sure to keep you entertained.
Steven Sondheim's A Little Night Music
Friday, Feb. 6 & 13, 2015 @ 8pm
Sunday, February 8 & 15, 2015 @ 2pm
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 @ 7:30pm
Sung in English with projected English titles:
Syracuse Opera Premiere
With a score from Steven Sondheim, February in Syracuse heats up with an enchanting new production of A Little Night Music. Featuring the classic song, “Send in the Clowns,” this Tony-Winning Best Musical traces countless forms of love and desire through the intersecting relationships of an irresistible cast of characters. Its playful and mysterious spirit reminds us that when it comes to matters of the heart, the summer night always smiles down on us.
Rossini's The Barber of Seville
Friday, April 17, 2015 @ 8pm
Sunday, April 19, 2015 @ 2pm
Sung in Italian with projected English titles
“Figaro, Figaro, Figaro!” Rossini’s razor-sharp musical wit shines through each scene of this fast-paced comedy. With the help of a wily barber, a strong-willed young woman outwits a lecherous old man in this eternally fresh comic masterpiece. From the first notes of one of the world’s most famous overtures all the way to the final curtain, you are sure to recognize many hit tunes. Please join us for what promises to be the ultimate evening of laughter and smiles.