Opera Theatre - Missouri Baptist University

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MBU Opera Theatre introduces students to the process of staging and performing opera. Beginning with a study of basic stage knowledge, the class learns and stages scenes and/or small-scale operas, culminating in a performance at the conclusion of the semester.

Production History

2024 – #complicatedlove (Opera Scenes)
2023 – Divertimenti Piccolni nel Bosco (Opera Scenes)
2022 – Everyone’s Like That! (Opera Scenes)
2019 – Solomon and Balkis
2018 – The Mikado
2017 – Hansel and Gretel
2016 – Fantasy at the Opera (Opera Scenes)
2015 – The Marriage of Figaro
2014 – The Merry Wives of Windsor
2014 – Amahl and the Night Visitors
2013 – The Elixir of Love
2012 – The Magic Flute (abridged)
2011 – H.M.S. Pinafore
2010 – Trial By Jury
2009 – Too Many Sopranos
2008 – Opera Scenes
2006 – Four Note Opera
2005 – Opera Scenes
2002 – Der Freishutz

Audition Information

Students who perform with Opera Theatre are eligible to receive a performance scholarship, regardless of major. Complete our online audition form and sign up for one of our upcoming audition dates.

Enrollment is the Opera Theatre course is required to receive a scholarship.