- Resident Artists
Looking for a great gift for that person on your list who has everything? Look no further! Portland Opera has something for every music and theater lover on your list!
For the diva...
LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR
A pinnacle of Italian romantic opera, Lucia is universally celebrated for its fervent music, dramatic thrust, and strongly etched characters. This tale of a pair of star-crossed lovers, each from a different noble household, includes a legendary sextet and Lucia’s “Mad Scene,” a 15-minute vocal thrill ride of Olympian virtuosity.
For the pun-loving pirate...
THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE
Swashbuckling pirates! A bevy of beauteous maidens!! A dashing tenor and a romantic soprano!! Curiously inept policemen...
The witty words and marvelous music of Gilbert and Sullivan take the stage in Portland this Spring, directed by Oregon Shakespeare Festival Artistic Director Bill Rauch. Perfect for the whole family!
For the Broadway bound...
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For the Philip Glass fanatic...
GALILEO GALILEI RECORDING
The first commercial recording Philip Glass' Galileo Galilei is now available. This "rocking" production (Opera News) broke Portland Opera Box Office records and is the perfect follow up to our 2009 recording of Glass' Orphée that The New York Times called, "engrossing."
For the chamber music lover...
RESIDENT ARTIST RECITAL SERIES
Portland Opera's free recital series is perfect for lovers of vocal and chamber music alike. These intimate recitals at Portland Art Museum's Whitsell Auditorium, called "cause for optimism of classical music's future," by Oregon Arts Watch, highlight the wide variety in art song, from the renaissance to the 21st century.
For the impossible to shop for...
PORTLAND OPERA GIFT CERTIFICATES
A Portland Opera gift certificate is the perfect gift for any theater or music lover with unpredictable tastes. Gift certificates purchased from the Portland Opera Box Office can be used for Portland Opera productions, as well as the U.S. Bank Broadway Across America series.