Kentucky Opera - Louisville
14 December 2017

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Dead Man Walking

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 2

A work that fully engages an audience in the essence of humanity
31 Oct 17 / Broadway World
Kentucky Opera’s ‘Dead Man Walking’ displays superb voices amid stunning story
29 Oct 17 / WFPL
The Mikado

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Opera's 'Mikado' mines common culture
12 Feb 17 / Courier-Journal
Die Entführung aus dem Serail

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Opera's Mozart a strong performance
8 Nov 16 / Courier-Journal
Madama Butterfly

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

A magical, mystical Butterfly
4 Oct 16 / Broadway World
Macbeth

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Opera’s 'Macbeth' gives standout performances
20 Sep 15 / Courier-Journal
A Streetcar Named Desire

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Strong ensemble lifts Kentucky Opera's A Streetcar Named Desire
17 Feb 15 / louisville.com
La fanciulla del West

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Lively and warm, Kentucky Opera's Girl Of The Golden West glows
16 Nov 14 / louisville.com
Fidelio

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Kentucky Opera launches new repertory with emotional 'Fidelio' production
21 Sep 14 / NPR
Roméo et Juliette

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Kentucky Opera's polished and romantic Romeo et Juliette
16 Feb 14 / louisville.com
Simon Boccanegra

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

The somber beauty of Simon Boccanegra
17 Nov 13 / louisville.com
La bohème

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Beautiful Bohème
22 Sep 13 / louisville.com
Don Giovanni

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Don Giovanni succeeds on strength of strong cast, stylish concept
18 Feb 13 / louisville.com
Cendrillon

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Kentucky Opera's Cinderella a shimmery, sweet confection
4 Nov 12 / louisville.com
Tosca

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 2

Arias abound in Kentucky Opera’s striking “Tosca”
25 Sep 12 / Courier-Journal
Kentucky Opera's triumphant Tosca
23 Sep 12 / louisville.com
Michael Chioldi
Michael Chioldi loves playing villains, stars in Kentucky Opera's Tosca.
Die Lustige Witwe

Kentucky Opera


No. of reviews: 1

Kentucky Opera serves up a fast and loose Widow
22 Feb 12 / louisville.com
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16 to 18 Feb 2018

News & Articles

Kentucky Opera announces 2017-18 line-up
The Kentucky Opera’s lineup for the 2017-18 season includes works by Romanic composers Strauss and Rossini and American composer Jake Heggie’s “Dead Man Walking.”
11 Jan 2017 / Courier-Journal
Kentucky Opera names new general director
Kentucky Opera named current Dallas Opera artistic administrator Ian Derrer as the company’s next general director, nearly a year after the sudden death of its previous leader David Roth.
28 Jun 2016 / Courier-Journal
Puccini, Mozart top Kentucky Opera season
The Kentucky Opera’s lineup for the 2016-17 Season includes works by Gilbert and Sullivan as well as Puccini and Mozart.
6 Jan 2016 / Courier-Journal
Kentucky Opera names three to replace Roth
The Kentucky Opera has created a three-person management team to carry on the late David Roth's artistic vision.
16 Sep 2015 / Courier-Journal
US opera chief is found dead in car
General Director of Kentucky Opera, David Roth, has died in a car accident.
21 Jul 2015 / Slipped Disc