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  • 2012–2013
    Pursuits of Passion

    56th Season

  • 2011–2012
    Tragic Obsessions

    55th Season

  • 2010–2011
    Dangerous Desires

    54th Season

    • Don Giovanni/Mozart
    • Anna Bolena/Donizetti
    • Romeo & Juliet/Gounod
    • Rigoletto/Verdi
    • Boris Godunov/Mussorgsky
  • 2009–2010
    We’ll Have You Seeing Red

    53rd Season
    First Season in the Winspear Opera House

    • Otello/Rossini
    • Così fan tutte/Mozart
    • Don Pasquale/Donizetti
    • Moby-Dick**/Heggie
    • Madame Butterfly/Puccini
  • 2008–2009
    Fools, Lovers and Scoundrels

    52nd Season

    • The Marriage of Figaro/Mozart
    • Die Fliedermaus/Strauss
    • Roberto Devereux/Donizetti
    • La Bohème/Puccini
    • The Italian Girl in Algiers/Rossini
  • 2007–2008
    Death by Diva

    51st Season

    • Macbeth/Verdi
    • The Merry Widow/Lehar
    • Salome/Strauss
    • Porgy and Bess/Gershwin
    • Tosca/Puccini
    • Bravo 50! Concert and Gala
  • 2006–2007
    Season of Masters

    50th Season

    • Nabucco/Verdi
    • Il barbiere di Siviglia/Rossini
    • Maria Stuarda/Donizetti
    • Bluebeard’s Castle/Bartók
    • La Rondine/Puccini
    • Lohengrin/Wagner
  • 2005–2006
    Beyond Your Wildest Dreams

    49th Season

    • Cavalleria rusticana/Mascagni
    • Pagliacci/Leoncavallo
    • Les contes d’Hoffmann/Offenbach
    • Ariadne auf Naxos/Strauss, R.
    • Rodelinda/Handel
    • Die Zauberflöte/Mozart
  • 2004–2005

    48th Season

    • Carmen/Bizet
    • Jenůfa/Janáček
    • La cenerentola/Rossini
    • Luisa Miller/Verdi
    • Madama Butterfly/Puccini
  • 2003–2004

    47th Season

    • Così fan tutte/Mozart
    • La bohème/Puccini
    • El amor brujo/Falla
    • La vida breve/Falla
    • La traviata/Verdi
  • 2002–2003

    46th Season

    • Fidelio/Beethoven
    • Hänsel und Gretel/Humperdinck
    • The Queen of Spades/Tchaikovsky
    • Turandot/Puccini
    • Ermione/Rossini
    • Don Giovanni/Mozart
  • 2001–2002

    45th Season

    • Simon Boccanegra/Verdi
    • Thérèse Raquin**/Picker
    • Lucia di Lammermoor/Donizetti
    • Götterdämmerung (Ring)/Wagner
    • Le Nozze di Figaro/Mozart
    • Tosca/Puccini
  • 2000–2001

    44th Season

    • Madama Butterfly/Puccini
    • Wozzeck/Berg
    • Il barbiere di Siviglia/Rossini
    • Siegfried (Ring)/Wagner
    • Manon/Massenet
    • Rigoletto/Verdi
  • 1999–2000

    43rd Season

    • La clemenza di Tito/Mozart
    • Die Walküre (Ring)/Wagner
    • Die Fledermaus/Strauss, J.
    • The Cunning Little Vixen/Janáček
    • La traviata/Verdi
  • 1998–1999

    42nd Season

    • Un ballo in maschera/Verdi
    • Ariodante/Handel
    • Faust/Gounod
    • Das Rheingold (Ring)/Wagner
    • La bohème/Puccini
  • 1997–1998

    41st Season

    • Aida/Verdi
    • Billy Budd/Britten
    • Die Zauberflöte/Mozart
    • Kátya Kabanová/Janáček
    • Turandot/Puccini
  • 1996–1997

    40th Season

    • Carmen/Bizet
    • The Tempest/Hoiby
    • Tosca/Puccini
    • Der Rosenkavalier/Strauss, R.
    • L’elisir d’amore/Donizetti
  • 1995–1996

    39th Season

    • Madama Butterfly/Puccini
    • Hänsel und Gretel/Humperdinck
    • Roméo et Juliette/Gounod
    • Elektra/Strauss, R.
    • Il trovatore/Verdi
    • Don Giovanni/Mozart
  • 1994–1995

    38th Season

    • La bohème/Puccini
    • L’incoronazione di Poppea/Monteverdi
    • La cenerentola/Rossini
    • The Dream of Valentino/Argento
    • Rigoletto/Verdi
    • Porgy and Bess/Gershwin
  • 1993–1994

    37th Season

    • Il barbiere di Siviglia/Rossini
    • Jenůfa/Janáček
    • La traviata/Verdi
    • Vanessa/Barber
    • Der fliegende Holländer/Wagner
  • 1992–1993

    36th Season

    • Semiramide/Rossini
    • Eugene Onegin/Tchaikovsky
    • Così fan tutte/Mozart
    • El retablo de Maese Pedro/Falla
    • El Amor Brujo*/Falla
    • La vida breve/Falla
    • Lucia di Lammermoor/Donizetti
  • 1991–1992

    35th Season

    • Le Nozze di Figaro/Mozart
    • Aida/Verdi
    • Il tabarro/Puccini
    • Suor Angelica/Puccini
    • Gianni Schicci/Puccini
    • L’elisir d’amore/Donizetti
    • The Voyage of Edgar Allan Poe/Argento
  • 1990–1991

    34th Season

    • Prince Igor/Borodin
    • Die Walküre (Ring)/Wagner
    • Les contes d’Hoffmann/Offenbach
    • Hänsel und Gretel/Humperdinck
    • Faust/Gounod
  • 1989–1990

    33rd Season

    • The Merry Widow/Lehar
    • Pagliacci/Leoncavallo
    • Cavalleria rusticana/Mascagni
    • Don Pasquale/Donizetti
    • Madama Butterfly/Puccini
  • 1988

    32nd Season

    • Don Carlo/Verdi
    • The Aspern Papers**/Argento
    • Carmen/Bizet
    • Die Zauberflöte/Mozart
  • 1987

    31st Season

    • Tosca/Puccini
    • L’italiana in Algeri/Rossini
    • Werther/Massenet
    • Turandot/Puccini
  • 1986–1987

    30th Season

    • Andrea Chénier/Giordano
    • Rigoletto/Verdi
    • La sonnambula/Bellini
    • La fanciulla del West/Puccini
    • Il turco in Italia/Rossini
    • Porgy and Bess/Gershwin
  • 1985–1986

    29th Season

    • Otello/Verdi
    • La bohème/Puccini
    • Götterdämmerung (Ring)/Wagner
    • L’elisir d’amore/Donizetti
    • L’Orfeo/Monteverdi
    • The Mother of Us All/Thomson
    • Die Entführung aus dem Serail/Mozart
  • 1984–1985

    28th Season

    • La traviata/Verdi
    • Siegfried (Ring)/Wagner
    • Così fan tutte/Mozart
    • Il trovatore/Verdi
    • Il maestro di cappella/Cimarosa
    • La cambiale di matrimonio/Rossini
    • The Rape of Lucretia/Britten
  • 1983–1984

    27th Season

    • La fille du regiment/Donizetti
    • Carmen/Bizet
    • The Rake’s Progress/Stravinsky
    • La forza del destino/Verdi
    • Amelia Goes to the Ball/Menotti
    • The Medium/Menotti
  • 1982

    26th Season

    • Gianni Schicci/Puccini
    • Pagliacci/Leoncavallo
    • Der Rosenkavalier/Strauss, R.
    • Das Rheingold (Ring)/Wagner
    • Lucia di Lammermoor/Donizetti
  • 1981

    25th Season

    • Madama Butterfly/Puccini
    • Die Walküre (Ring)/Wagner
    • Ernani/Verdi
    • Roméo et Juliette/Gounod
  • 1980

    24th Season

    • Turandot/Puccini
    • Lakmé/Delibes
    • Orlando furioso*/Vivaldi
    • Peter Grimes/Britten
  • 1979

    23rd Season

    • La cenerentola/Rossini
    • Manon Lescaut/Puccini
    • Les pêcheurs de perles/Bizet
    • Aida/Verdi
  • 1978

    22nd Season

    • Il barbiere di Siviglia/Rossini
    • Un ballo in maschera/Verdi
    • Der fliegende Holländer/Wagner
    • The Ballad of Baby Doe/Moore
  • 1977

    21st Season

    • Rigoletto/Verdi
    • I Capuleti e i Montecchi/Bellini
    • Macbeth/Verdi
    • Manon/Massenet
  • 1976

    20th Season

    • Samson*/Handel
    • La traviata/Verdi
    • Salome/Strauss, R.
    • La bohème/Puccini
  • 1975

    19th Season

    • Les contes d’Hoffmann/Offenbach
    • Anna Bolena/Donizetti
    • Madama Butterfly/Puccini
    • Tristan und Isolde/Wagner
  • 1974

    18th Season

    • Lucrezia Borgia/Donizetti
    • Tosca/Puccini
    • Mignon/Thomas
    • I puritani/Bellini
  • 1973

    17th Season

    • Le Coq d’Or/Rimsky-Korsakov
    • Le Nozze di Figaro/Mozart
    • Andrea Chénier/Giordano
  • 1972

    16th Season

    • Dido and Aeneas/Purcell
    • Pagliacci/Leoncavallo
    • Werther/Massenet
    • Lucia di Lammermoor/Donizetti
  • 1971

    15th Season

    • La favorita/Donizetti
    • Samson et Dalila/Saint-Saëns
    • Fidelio/Beethoven
  • 1970

    14th Season

    • The Merry Widow/Lehar
    • Madama Butterfly/Puccini
    • Il tabarro/Puccini
    • Carmina burana/Orff
    • Rigoletto/Verdi
  • 1969

    13th Season

    • Aida/Verdi
    • Don Giovanni/Mozart
    • Fedora/Giordano
  • 1968

    12th Season

    • Orpheus in the Underworld/Offenbach
    • Otello/Verdi
    • Anna Bolena/Donizetti
  • 1967

    11th Season

    • Medea/Cherubini
    • Le Nozze di Figaro/Mozart
    • Il maestro di cappella/Cimarosa
    • The Fairy-Queen/Purcell
    • Suor Angelica/Puccini
  • 1966

    10th Season

    • Rigoletto/Verdi
    • La bohème/Puccini
    • Macbeth/Verdi
  • 1965

    9th Season

    • Tosca/Puccini
    • La traviata/Verdi
    • Giulio Cesare/Handel
  • 1964

    8th Season

    • Madama Butterfly/Puccini
    • Samson et Dalila/Saint-Saëns
  • 1963

    7th Season

    • L’incoronazione di Poppea*/Monteverdi
    • Carmen/Bizet
    • Un ballo in maschera/Verdi
  • 1962

    6th Season

    • Otello/Verdi
    • Il barbiere di Siviglia/Rossini
    • Suor Angelica/Puccini
    • Pagliacci/Leoncavallo
  • 1961

    5th Season

    • Thaïs/Massenet
    • La bohème/Puccini
    • Lucia di Lammermoor/Donizetti
  • 1960

    4th Season

    • La fille du regiment/Donizetti
    • Madama Butterfly/Puccini
    • Alcina*/Handel
    • Don Giovanni/Mozart
  • 1959

    3rd Season

    • Lucia di Lammermoor/Donizetti
    • Medea/Cherubini
    • Il barbiere di Siviglia/Rossini
  • 1958

    2nd Season

    • La traviata/Verdi
    • L’italiana in Algeri/Rossini
    • Medea/Cherubini
  • 1957

    1st Season

    • L’italiana in Algeri/Rossini