Barn Opera and Opera Vermont present ‘A Night at the Opera’

The event on Saturday, May 18, at 7:30 p.m., will be performed by a talented group of BARN OPERA/OVT favorites and newcomers, at the BARN OPERA House on Pearl Street in Brandon.

Classic one-act opera returns to Salisbury for the holidays

BARN OPERA has developed a reputation over the past four years for their heartwarming and poignant, “Community-Christmas-Card,” production of “Amahl & the Night Visitors” at the Salisbury Congregational Church. 

Kid-centric opera coming to Brandon

BARN OPERA welcomes young children and families to experience their first brush with opera at Rossini’s “La Cenerentola — Cinderella” on Oct. 13 and 14 at BARN OPERA House in Brandon.

Barn Opera hosts world premiere of ‘Giacomo’s Muse’

This performance is loosely based on the scandalous events that transpired in the life of world-famous (and notorious womanizer) composer Giacomo Puccini, told through a contemporary construct. 

Barn Opera presents ‘The Letters of Charlotte’ on Feb. 24-25

Based on “The Sorrows of Young Werther” by Goethe, the opera “The Letters of Charlotte” by J. Massenet, is centered around the young poet, Werther, who falls in love with Charlotte, who is already engaged to be married to someone else.

Brandon show postponed, new show takes the stage

When the world gives Barn Opera bitter lemons, they don’t just make lemonade, they make “Limoncello”! 

Letter to the editor: Collier’s opera casting is delightfully inclusive

Heartened as I was to hear that the production is happening, I was even more pleased to learn about the sensitivity to race and gender demonstrated by director Josh Collier’s casting decisions.

‘Amahl and the Night Visitors’ resumes in Salisbury

Josh Collier has just what we need to spice up our holiday traditions. He’s bringing “Amahl and the Night Visitors,” a 40-minute opera to the Salisbury Congregational Church on Dec. 17 and 18.  

Barn Opera offers holiday concerts online

SALISBURY/BRANDON — In a holiday season full of creative ways to share good tidings despite the pandemic, Brandon Opera is no exception. The nonprofit is using the power of video to share its holiday productions this year. The goal of Barn Opera has alway … (read more)

Salisbury church hosts opera performances

SALISBURY — BARN OPERA completes its second season “The Season of Love” with Giancarlo Menotti’s holiday opera, “Amahl and the Night Visitors.” This production will be performed by an all-Vermont principal cast as well as a local amateur chorus, on Friday … (read more)

Opera production offers twist on Three Kings story

BRANDON/SALISBURY — Barn Opera of Brandon will complete its second season — “The Season of Love” — with a presentation of Giancarlo Menotti’s holiday opera, “Amahl and the Night Visitors,” at Salisbury Congregational Church on Dec. 13 and 14. “Amahl” is t … (read more)