Spotlight Sunday - Dan Shore
Hartford Opera Theater is proud to spotlight composer, Dan Shore this Sunday! We first worked with Dan in 2012 for his opera, The Chorus Girl for New in November 3. We were delighted to produce Dan's one act opera, An Embarrassing Position on the main stage in spring 2015. Dan Shore is an opera composer and playwright whose many works for the stage include The Beautiful Bridegroom (first prize, National Opera Association’s Chamber Opera Competition), An Embarrassing Position
Spotlight Sunday - Thaddaeus Bourne
This week's Spotlight Sunday features Thaddaeus Bourne! Thaddaeus joined us last season as Reverend Hale in The Crucible. Here is what he is up to this season. This fall, baritone Thaddaeus Bourne performs as Belcore in L’elisir d’amore (Project Opera), El Dancaïro in Carmen (Long Island Opera), and Charlie in Jake Heggie’s Three Decembers (Opera MODO). In the 2015-16 season he performed as the baritone soloist in the Yellow River Cantata (The Confucius Institute), as a gues
Vote for us in the Hartford Magazine's "Best Of" poll!
Vote for Hartford Opera Theater in the Hartford Magazine's "Best of" poll. Nominate us to be featured in the May issue and show the rest of the state how much you love Hartford Opera Theater! You must enter at least 10 nominees on your ballot to count. When you fill out your entry make sure to write the city next to the name of the nominee. (Ex. Hartford Opera Theater, Hartford). You can nominate us in 2 categories on the Entertainment Page - Theater Group (Hartford Opera T
Spotlight Sunday - Damian Dominguez
A recent interview with Costume Designer and Broadway World Connecticut Nominee for The Crucible with Hartford Opera Theater.
In programming our 2016-2017 season our staff spent a lot of time reflecting on who we are as a company and what we can bring to the artistic community in Connecticut. Our slogan for several years has been "Opera for everyone" and this season we are putting our money where our proverbial mouth is. Our 16-17 season is about inclusion, community, freedom, communication, and giving a voice to those who cannot speak for themselves. The idea behind our blog is to bring our audienc
Spotlight Sunday - Jennifer Sgroe
Hello everyone! We hope you are having a wonderful weekend. Today, we launch our newest social media feature -- HOT Spotlight Sunday! Every Sunday, we will feature a current or past HOT artist. From composers to directors, scenic designers to orchestra members and of course, singers, we want to feature you! Have you worked with HOT in the past? Do you have an upcoming project you would like us to promote? Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you wou
The HOT Blog! Keep up with all of the latest information about Hartford Opera Theater right here. Ever wonder how a production comes together or what is going on behind the scenes, this is your ticket to all the action. Join us here every Sunday for our new Spotlight Series. We will feature a different artist every week. Find out what your favorite singers, composers, directors and designers are up to and where else you can see their work. Photo - Shelly Dexter - 3AM Blues by