Dear Opera Lover, This March, we will bring Ethel Smyth's fabulous but rarely performed opera, The Wreckers, to the Elks Ballroom stage, and we need your help to make it happen! The Wreckers is a vibrant and exciting opera that tells the tale of pious villagers luring...
Island City Opera proudly announces four performances of “The Wreckers“, by Dame Ethel Smyth, March 20 through 28, 2020
Join us for an afternoon of fun, sun, and song with great music and performances by stars of Alameda’s own, Island City Opera. 2:oo Singing Lesson ages 7+ 3:00 Performance Sign-up for our free group singing lesson for youth ages 7+ by sending an email to...
Navigating unfamiliar plots; Little Women edition
Meet Maestra Dana Sadava and hear her insights into lyrical and modern elements of Adamo’s American masterpiece in this brief video interview.
Giacomo Puccini as a modernist; influenced by the Viennese School in tonality and by Debussy in harmony and orchestration?
Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women as an opera? How did it occur to composer and librettist Mark Adamo that this would make an opera?
Deborah Rosengaus, Katja Heuzeroth, Angela Jarosz, and, Aimee Puentes star as the March sisters, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy in Little Women.
The importance of Little Women to generations of women.