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As Opera lovers, we were excited to return to the Sarasota Opera. This is a fully professional operation - terrific singers, beautiful old concert hall, full orchestra, full sets, etc. It follows the traditions by not updating the settings or costumes. The three operas that we…
We made our first visit for a Friday evening performance in March 2020. We were delighted by the lovely venue, the wonderful pit orchestra, the beautifully created sets, and the well executed performances by the singers. Our seats were excellent (AA 10 & 11) in the front row of…
We always enjoy opera, but this season is particularly stellar at the Sarasota Opera. La Boheme and Romeo and Juliet were both outstanding and beautifully sung, staged and conducted. Elixir of Love is lighter opera and cute but equally as well done. It was amusing and got some…
If you love opera, definitely worth a visit. Seat a little over a thousand. No bad seats. The singers are young, but excellent. Nice to see the leads in La Boheme in the right age range! Definitely worth a trip!
This is a drop dead gorgeous venue. The interior is old world and spectacular. The opera productions, singers, orchestra and scenery are among the best. The volunteer ushers are very helpful.