Operas were introduced into world of performing arts more than 400 years ago and today they have taken the shape of theater classics. Time and again through gripping stories and beautiful voices, operas have presented human foibles, happiness, tragedies and romance. Operas beneath their artistic approach and complexities always reveal the realities of life. Over the years it has covered various issues and topics such as the dynamics and relationships between different classes, misuse of power and wealth and societal pressures. Plots have also been created on the theme of love, tragedies, betrayal and other human emotions. The list of old operas and new ones is huge; however, there are some who because of their brilliance have been revived several times. Our up-to-date collection of Opera tickets will allow you to choose from the latest as well as some of the all-time favorite operas.
In the repertoire of classic operas, Madame Butterfly is among the top and has been performed world over. Premiering in 1904, it is composed by Giacomo Puccini and comprises of three acts. The opera through Puccini’s magnificent music, compelling story and incredible performances has been critically acclaimed and even after so many years keep the cash registers ringing. Another opera that has been around since 1935 is Porgy and Bess, which has its score by George Gershwin. The concept has been inspired from the novel by DuBose Heyward titled ‘Porgy’ and is the story of African-American community that is living in poverty. Despite their hardships they stay united and successfully move to South Africa. The plot further thickens when Porgy, who is a crippled beggar, tries to save a beautiful girl Bess. The latter is victim of drug addiction and on top of that has a lover named Crown who in his drunken state often gets violent. The opera is famous for its musical numbers, “Summertime”, “It Ain't Necessarily So” and “My Man’s Gone Now”.
There are many companies in the US and all over the world that are solely dedicated in producing and staging operas. One such very popular company is the Miami Lyric Opera. It hosts its events at the Colony Theater and Olympia Theater. Located in the South of Florida, both the arenas are hubs of classic opera acts and meet the operatic needs of the people. Nestled between the modern skyline of Miami, these theaters incorporate Mediterranean culture through their huge courtyards and elaborate balconies. Every year or season as the management calls it, a variety of operas are staged, while some are repeated on special request, most of the time the lineup is new. The upcoming season will feature Tosca, a three-act opera that has been composed by Puccini. It won an Emmy Award back in 1985 in the category of “Outstanding Classical Program in the Performing Arts”. Other operas taking place this season are Lucia di Lammermoor and The Barber of Seville.
On our site we have tickets to all these operas and more. You need to browse the inventory to check the event that you like the most and then book your deals. Venues like Mariinsky Theater will be hosting operas as will the famous Philharmonic Company. ‘Lucia Di Lammermoor’, a tragic opera laden with drama is also among the hottest events this year. Besides this, fans can also enjoy ‘Popera!’, the ever popular ‘Romeo & Juliet Opera’, ‘Les Troyens’ and ‘La Scala Di Seta’. Without any further ado check the events schedule and get your opera tickets now!