La Traviata (Preview)
June 1, 2021 at 7:30pm

Lisa Eden, Violetta

Michael Celentano, Alfredo

Joseph Gansert, Giorgio Germont

Ema Mitrovic, Annina

Charles D. Carter, Dr. Grenvil & Commissioner

Matteo Adams, Giuseppe

Stephen Vasta, pianist & conductor

John Tedeschi, director


Lighthouse Opera presents a sneak preview of La Traviata, full production scheduled for Fall 2021.


Tickets

Mother's Day Recital
May 9, 2021 @ 3pm PST

Lisa Eden, soprano


Hispanics for LA Opera (HLAO) presents soprano, Lisa Eden, in this Mother's Day virtual recital featuring Spanish art song, Zarzuela arias, and Spanish themed opera favorites. Click here to replay the livestream.

Elijah
March 8, 2020 at 4:00pm

James Martin, baritone

Lisa Eden, soprano

Kristen Dubenion-Smith, mezzo-soprano

Eric People, tenor

David Lang, conductor

Adam Brakel, concert organist


Soprano soloist, Lisa Eden, performs Mendelssohn's oratorio, Elijah, with the Reston Chorale under the direction of Mo. David Lang, accompanied by organ and chamber orchestra. 

Messiah
December 8, 2019 at 3:30pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Aurelio Dominguez, tenor

Janice R. Jackson, mezzo-soprano

Xavier L. Joseph, baritone

Thomas Tyler, 

David Lang, conductor


Soprano soloist, Lisa Eden, performs Handel's, Messiah, at historic Shiloh Baptist Church under the direction of Mo. Thomas Tyler and David Lang. 


1500 9th Street N.W. 

Washington, D.C. 20001

Taste of Italy Festival
October 12, 2019 at 7:00pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

James Callon, tenor

Cathy Miller, piano


Soprano, Lisa Eden and friends present a concert of Italian arias, duets, and vintage pop favorites at the 11th Annual Taste of Italy festival hosted by the Italian American Museum of Los Angeles (IAMLA).  


Pico House and The Plaza
424 North Main Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Chamber Music Concert
May 4, 2019 at 8:00pm

Soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the choir of St. Michael the Archangel and members of the orchestra of St. Luke's led by Mark Kaczmarczyk, in a fascinating evening of story and performance of four outstanding masterworks: J. S. Bach's Lobet den Herrn, motet, Brahms' selections from Liebeslieder Waltzes, Pabo Eizayaga guest pianist, Jonathan Dove's In Beauty May I Walk, and Vaughan Williams' pianot quintet in c minor.


Cole Auditorium

101 West Putnam Avenue

Greenwich, Connecticut

Tickets $25

Springtime Songs
March 7, 2019 at 12:15pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Melissa Treinkman, mezzo

Ashley Faatoalia, tenor

LeRoy Villanueva, baritone

Charlie Kim, piano


UCLA Medical Center hosts LA Opera artists for a recital featuring opera and musical theater favorites that celebrate Spring.


Semel Institute Auditorium 

760 Westwood Plaza

Los Angeles, CA 90095

An Evening with LA Opera
December 19, 2018 at 6:00pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Hannah Yi, piano


Cedars-Sinai Medical Center hosts LA Opera artists for a recital to launch their new partnership with the LA Opera's Community Engagement Department. Program features opera favorites and holiday classics.  


ADMISSION: $10—general public / $5—Cedars-Sinai medical staff, employees and volunteers
RSVP IS REQUIRED TO ellen.eichenberger@cshs.org


Harvey Morse Auditorium

8700 Beverly Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Christmas Joy Concert
December 15, 2018 at 4:00pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Cynthia Crass, mezzo-soprano

TBD, tenor

Elliot Levine, baritone

Greg Norton, conductor


Choirs of all ages celebrate the season accompanied by handbells, The Modern Brass Quintet, piano, and pipe organ.  Conrad Susa's A Christmas Garland anchors a program featuring music of the season - including some audience carols!


First United Methodist Church

500 E Colorado Blvd 

Pasadena, CA 91101

Hope for the Holidays
December 13, 2018 at 12:00pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Melissa Treinkman, mezzo-soprano

Ash Faatoalia, tenor

LeRoy Villanueva, baritone


LA Opera presents a (free) holiday concert at the City of Hope's Cooper Auditorium.  There are no tickets needed for this event, however reservations are highly recommended. If capacity is reached, those that RSVP will be seated first.  Please feel free to bring your lunch. Light refreshments will be served. This concert will be broadcast live on patient room televisions.  


City of Hope

Cooper Auditorium

1500 E. Duarte Road

Duarte, CA  91010

A Master Chorale Christmas
December 8, 2018 at 7:00pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Robert Provencio, music director


Soprano soloist, Lisa Eden, joins The Bakersfield Master Chorale for their annual Christmas concert. The program features a wide variety of Christmas favorites including excerpts from Handel's Messiah.


St. John's Lutheran Church

4500 Buena Vista Road 

Bakersfield, California 93311

Neue Liebeslieder, Op. 65
November 17, 2018 at 4:00pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Cynthia Crass, mezzo-soprano

Dale Sandfrey, tenor

Elliot Levine, bass baritone

Junko Ueno Garrett, piano

Paul FLoyd, piano


Before recorded music was possible, the art of four hands making music at one piano at home was common.  This program extends that tradition to include the beloved Liebeslieder ("Love Song") Waltzes of Johannes Brahms.  All Third@First concerts are free, however a freewill offering will be taken to cover costs.


First United Methodist Church

500 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101

Beethoven and His Mentors
October 20, 2018 at 4:00pm

Mozart: Exsultate Jubilate

-Lisa Eden, soprano

Haydn: Cello Concerto in C

-David Garrett, cello

Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2

-Junko Ueno Garrett, piano

The Third@First Chamber Orchestra

-Gregory Norton, conductor


Beethoven lived astride the Classical music era and the Romantic style of the 19th century. We open the concert series with a program paying homage to the musical giants upon whose "artistic shoulders" Beethoven stood. All Third@First concerts are free, however a freewill offering will be taken to cover costs.


First United Methodist Church

500 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101

An Evening in Italy
September 7, 2018 at 6:00pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Ash Faatoalia, tenor

Douglas Sumi, piano


Join us for an Italian-inspired evening hosted by Armando Fumanelli, Proprietor of the Marchesi Fumanelli Winery, showcasing the vineyard’s finest wines paired with Italian opera and a delicious four-course meal prepared by Waterline Executive Chef, Rachel Haggstrom.

A Night at the Opera
June 23, 2018 at 7:30pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Jahmaul Bakare, tenor

Katie Clarke, piano


Soprano, Lisa Eden, and tenor, Jahmaul Bakare, are reunited on the stage, one night only, for a beautiful, not to be missed, benefit concert featuring songs and arias from opera, musical theater, and classical composers. Grammy winning vocalist, Lisa Eden, has graced opera and concert stages across the United States and Europe. The Washington Post hails, "From her first note, Eden displayed a warm velvety tone and a dignified presence," highlighting her "... talents for communicating imagery and her thrilling dynamic facility." Broadway World describes Jahmaul Bakare as "breathtaking" and "magnificent," the Hollywood Times calls him "gallant," and Stage Scene LA says, "Bakare commands the stage." The couple are accompanied on piano by acclaimed concert pianist, Katie Clarke. Join the artists for a reception following the performance. 

 

St Jane Frances De Chantal Church

13001 Victory Blvd. 

North Hollywood, California 91606

Bravo
April 23, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

UCLA and SCA Immersive Opera Film Project
April 19, 2018 at 10am & 8pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Ashley Faatoalia, tenor

Doug Sumi, piano

Christina Moushoul, designer


Architech and urban design student, Christina Moushoul, partners with LA Opera to create a unique immersive opera experience including projectors, three screens and original animations. 


UCLA

Royce Hall Rehearsal Room 

10745 Dickson Court 

Los Angeles, CA 90095

Opera and Zarzuela Concert
April 15, 2018 at 4pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Abdiel Gonzalez, baritone

Doug Sumi, piano


Casa de España and Hispanics for LA Opera host an evening of opera and Zarzuela. Reception to follow.

Bravo
April 10, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

Bravo
April 7, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

Bravo
March 25, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

Bravo
March 23, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

Bernstein Centennial Celebration
March 17, 2018 at 4pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Cynthia Crass, mezzo-soprano

Paul Floyd, piano

David Garrett, cello


Each month the Third@First Concert series presents local and visiting musicians in the beautiful surroundings of First United Methodist Church, Pasadena.  This concert will feature music by Leonard Bernstein as part of the "Bernstein at 100" world-wide celebration of the esteemed composer's 100th birthday. Soloists will perform excerpts form both sacred and secular works, soprano soloist, Lisa Eden, will sing, "Glitter and be Gay," from Candide, and the chancel choir will perform Chichester Psalms. All Third@First concerts are free, however a freewill offering will be taken to cover costs.


First United Methodist Church

500 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101

Bravo
March 11, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

Bravo
March 9, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

Bravo
February 25, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

Princess Theater at 8pm and 10pm

Bravo
February 23, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

Bravo
February 11, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

Bravo
February 8, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

Bravo
January 26, 2018 at 8pm & 10pm

Featured guest soprano, Lisa Eden, joins the cast of Bravo, a Princess Cruises signature production show aboard the Regal Princess. Classic light opera and popular music meet resulting in an extravaganza that brings the house to its feet.  Dancing amid breathtaking sets, backed by a large, 13-piece orchestra, Bravo delights audiences with such opera classics as "Sempre Libera" from La Traviata, "Nessun Dorma" from Turandot, and “Habanera” from Carmen. Also woven seamlessly into the production are contemporary hits such as Adele’s “Skyfall.” Rated number one by audiences, this show delivers an evening of music that is truly timeless.

Who Wants to be an Opera Singer?
January 13, 2018 at 11am

Lisa Eden, soprano

Joanna Lynn-Jacobs, mezzo-soprano

Nathan Granner, tenor

LeRoy Villanueva, baritone


Who Wants to be an Opera Singer? is a fun and interactive introduction to the world of opera, written by Mark Saltzman. With a spin of the giant opera wheel, our singers compete for the coveted Golden Throat Award and a brilliant career in opera by singing some of opera’s “greatest hits” and telling us a little about the operas from which they spring.


Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

135 N. Grand Avenue

Los Angeles, 90012

Christmas Joy Concert
December 16, 2017 at 4pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Cynthia Crass, mezzo-soprano

Andy Ramirez, tenor

Elliot Levine, baritone

Greg Norton, conductor


Choirs of all ages celebrate the season accompanied by handbells, brass, harp and pipe organ.  A celebration with something for everyone – including some audience carols!


First United Methodist Church

500 E Colorado Blvd 

Pasadena, CA 91101

Hope for the Holidays
December 12, 2017 at 12pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Melissa Treinkman, mezzo-soprano

Ash Faatoalia, tenor

LeRoy Villanueva, baritone


LA Opera presents a (free) holiday concert at the City of Hope's Cooper Auditorium.  There are no tickets needed for this event, however reservations are highly recommended. If capacity is reached, those that RSVP will be seated first.  Please feel free to bring your lunch. Light refreshments will be served. This concert will be broadcast live on patient room televisions.  


City of Hope

Cooper Auditorium

1500 E. Duarte Road

Duarte, CA  91010

Laudate Pueri Dominum (Psalm 112)
October 21, 2017 at 4pm

Lisa Eden, soprano soloist

Orchestra Members of the LA Phil

FUMC Chancel Choir


Each month the Third@First Concert series presents local and visiting musicians in the beautiful surroundings of First United Methodist Church, Pasadena.  This concert will feature soprano soloist, Lisa Eden, in Handel's, Laudate Pueri Dominum, accompanied by members of the LA Phil and FUMC Chancel Choir.  All Third@First concerts are free, however a freewill offering will be taken to cover costs.


First United Methodist Church

500 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101

La Sorgente
October 8, 2017 at 7pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Ashley Faatoalia, tenor

Maximus Marcuso, tenor

Bernardo Bermudez, baritone

Zipporah Peddle, soprano


Join us under the stars at the John Anson Ford Amphitheater for the world premiere of Grammy Award winning composer/arranger, Victor Vanacore’s, La Sorgente, a collection of 10 neoclassical arias based on the poetry of St. Pope John Paul II. The 10 poems featured in the 90-minute La Sorgente come from Pope John Paul’s book of meditations, “Trittico Romano: Meditazioni,” “The Roman Triptych: Meditations,” which are widely regarded as his spiritual last testament.  Vanacore has been at the forefront of classical and pop music for more than 30 years. He’s worked closely with The Jackson Five and Ray Charles, among many others.

Beyond the Waterfront
June 24, 2017 at 8pm

Sirens:

Lisa Eden, soprano

Jamie Chamberlain, soprano

Melissa Treinkman, mezzo-soprano

Heidi Duckler Dance Theater


LA Opera artists, Lisa Eden, Melissa Treinkman, and Jamie Chamberlain, join Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre to preview a new work, Beyond the Waterfront, with a one-night-only public performance. The performance marks the first time immersive art has come to the Los Angeles Maritime Institute’s twin Tall Ships in San Pedro and a new collaboration between HDDT, LA Opera, Los Angeles Maritime Institute, and marine research incubator, AltaSea. A dance opera story of sirens and sailors on the ships and the wharf, Beyond the Waterfront pays homage to the late Leonard Bernstein with a multi-sensory work that tackles themes of collaboration, sustainability, and the influence of humanity on environment.


AltaSea at The Port of Los Angeles

2456 Signal St

San Pedro, CA 90731

Tickets $50

Pergolesi's Stabat Mater
April 15, 2017 at 4pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Michele Yvonne Hemmings, mezzo-soprano

Camille Avellano and Stacy Wetzel, violins
Minor Wetzel, viola
David Garrett, cello

Greg Norton, organ


Each month the Third@First Concert series presents local and visiting musicians in the beautiful surroundings of First United Methodist Church, Pasadena.  This concert the day before Easter will feature Pergolesi's Stabat Mater, accompanied by members of the LA Phil.  All Third@First concerts are free, however a freewill offering will be taken to cover costs.


First United Methodist Church

500 E. Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91101

Sing-out-loud!
April 9, 2017 at 11am

Lisa Eden, soprano

Ashley Faatoalia, tenor

Nino Sanikidze, piano


LA Opera presents a fun concert at the Natural History Museum for Classical KUSC's Annual Open House featuring opera favorites.   


Natural History Museum

900 Exposition Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA 90007

30th Anniversary Open House
March 26, 2017 10am-4pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Miki Yamashita, soprano

Orson Van Gay, tenor

LeRoy Villanueva, baritone

Cedric Berry, bass baritone


In celebration of its 30th anniversary, LA Opera will hold an open house at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion. Families welcome.


Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

135 N Grand Ave 

Los Angeles, CA 90012

Puccini Opera Tales
March 18, 2017 at 11am

LA Opera's Puccini Opera Tales is an entertaining introduction to the wonderful stories and melodies of one of opera's most beloved composers, Giacomo Puccini. With humor and heart, Opera Tales celebrates the power of story and music wedded together. Travel with our LA Opera Artists through the magical moments of some of Puccini's greatest stories: The Girl of the Golden West, Turandot, and Gianni Schicchi.  Tours LA County Libraries through April 9.

Tales of Hoffmann Concert
March 4, 2017 at 11am

Lisa Eden, Antonia/Giulietta

Julia Aks, Nicklausse

Patrick Blackwell, Coppélius 

Aurelia Andrews, piano

LA Opera presents a recital featuring excerpts from Offenbach's, The Tales of Hoffmann, for the Opera for Educators series.   

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

135 N Grand Ave 

Los Angeles, CA 90012

11:00am

Tickets $20

FIDM Annual Royal Tea & Concert
March 3, 2017 at 2pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Cedric Berry, bass-baritone

Charlie Kim, piano


The FIDM Museum invites you to celebrate the Exotica and Hollywood Costume Exhibitions at their Annual Royal Tea with a private concert by LA Opera on the theme of Exoticism in Opera.  


FIDM Museum & Galleries

919 S Grand Avenue 

Los Angeles, CA 90015

Tickets $85

Strauss' Salome
February 11, 2017 at 2pm

Lisa Eden, Salome

Kay Min, piano


LA Opera presents a recital featuring excerpts from Richard Strauss' Salome as well as selected Lieder for the Opera for Educators series.   

 

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

135 N Grand Ave 

Los Angeles, CA 90012

Tickets $20

5 Senses Tastings: Private Event
January 28, 2017

Lisa Eden, soprano

Kala Maxym, soprano

Laurel Sanders, piano


Five Senses Tastings presents a music and wine tasting to benefit Pacific Palisades Presbyterian Church. The event will take place from 5pm-7pm at a private home in the Pacific Palisades. We will perform vocal and piano music from the classical, jazz, Broadway, and opera literature!

A Night in the Seraglio
January 17, 2017 6-8pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Orson Van Gay, tenor

Hannah Yi, piano

To get you ready for, The Abduction from the Seraglio, join us from 6:00pm – 8:00pm, as LA Opera takes over Union Station for an experiential pop-up event! This free, non-ticketed event is open to the public and will see the waiting area of Union Station transformed into a Roaring Twenties jazz club, featuring dancers, live jazz performances, and LA Opera singers! Don’t miss this one-night-only special event in an unforgettable setting.

57th Annual LA County Holiday Celebration
December 24, 2016

Lisa Eden, soprano

Melissa Treinkman, mezzo-soprano

Ashley Faatoalia, tenor

Eli Villanueva, baritone

LA Opera artists perform holiday favorites live at The Music Center Plaza for the LA County Arts Commission's 57th Annual Holiday Celebration.

Holiday Music Tour
December 7-15, 2016

Lisa Eden, soprano

Melissa Treinkman, mezzo-soprano

Michele Yvonne Hemmings, mezzo-soprano

Ashley Faatoalia, tenor

Eli & LeRoy Villanueva, baritone


LA Opera artists visit Los Angeles hospitals and retirement communities singing cheer on a spirited holiday music tour. 

Hope for the Holidays
December 15, 2016 at 12pm

LA Opera presents a (free) holiday concert at the City of Hope's Cooper Auditorium.  There are no tickets needed for this event, however reservations are highly recommended. If capacity is reached, those that RSVP will be seated first.  Please feel free to bring your lunch. Light refreshments will be served. This concert will be broadcast live on patient room televisions.  


City of Hope

Cooper Auditorium

1500 E. Duarte Road

Duarte, CA  91010

The Figaro Operas
November 5, 2016 at 2pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

David Castillo, baritone

Daniel Gledhill, piano


LA Opera presents a recital of arias and duets featuring Beaumarchais' beloved character, Figaro, including excerpts from Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia and Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro as part of the Discover Opera series.

 

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

135 N Grand Ave 

Los Angeles, CA 90012

Tickets $20

An Evening in Verona
October 8, 2016 at 6pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

James Callon, tenor

Kosta Popovic, piano


“An Evening in Verona,” Italian Opera Wine Dinner featuring Fumanelli Winery and Trinitas Cellars at Balboa Bay Resort in Newport Beach.  Join us along with hosts, Marchesi Armando Fumanelli, Winemaker and Proprietor of Fumanelli Winery, and Tim Busch, Proprietor of Trinitas Cellars, for a memorbale evening including an Italian market outdoor reception, followed by a decadent four course meal, each course paired with both a Fumamelli and Trinitas Cellars wine, and live Italian opera.

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Taste of Italy Festival
October 1, 2016 at 7pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Orson Van Gay, tenor

Charlie Kim, piano


LA Opera presents a recital of Italian arias, duets, and vintage pop favorites at the 8th Annual Taste of Italy event hosted by the Italian American Museum of Los Angeles (IAMLA).  


Pico House and The Plaza
424 North Main Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Opera's Greatest Hits Concert
September 24, 2016 at 2pm

Lisa Eden, soprano

Ashley Faatoalia, tenor

Daniel Gledhill, piano


LA Opera presents a recital of opera's greatest hits featuring duets and arias from the Baroque to the Contemporary period as part of the Discover Opera series, including works by Caccini, Monteverdi, Mozart, Puccini, Verdi, Bolcom, Bernstein and more.

 

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

135 N Grand Ave 

Los Angeles, CA 90012

Tickets $20

Macbeth Highlights Concert
August 27, 2016 at 2pm

Lisa Eden, Lady Macbeth

Kihun Yoon, Macbeth

Jeremy Frank, piano


LA Opera presents a concert of highlights from Verdi's Macbeth for the Opera for Educators series.


Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

135 N Grand Ave 

Los Angeles, CA 90012

Tickets $20

Pops Concert: Summer Showstoppers
July 17, 2016 at 6pm

The Palos Verdes Symphonic Band presents its annual Pops Concert, Summer Show Stoppers, outdoors on the meadow at the South Coast Botanic Garden.  Featured vocalists will be guest professionals soprano, Lisa Eden, and tenor, Ashley Faatoalia.

 

South Coast Botanic Garden

26300 Crenshaw Boulevard

$10 adults / 12 and under free

Music of the Night: Andrew Lloyd Webber Tribute Concert
June 18, 2016 at 2pm & 7:30pm

Bellajohn Theatricals presents Music of the Night: Andrew Lloyd Webber Tribute Concert, featuring songs from Cats, Jesus Christ Superstar, Phantom, Sunset Boulevard, and more.


The Box Theater

Fox Entertainment Plaza

3635 Market Street 

Riverside, California