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Blind Injustice – A Conversation with Sa

Blind Injustice

Sankara Harouna, a local artist and long-time member of Kentucky Opera’s chorus, debuted the role of Derrick Wheatt in Cincinnati Opera’s World Premiere production of “Blind Injustice” almost one year ago. The opera, more than ever, is an important story to tell. We sat down with Sankara to talk about his experience with the production, and with the opera community as a young black artist.

Kentucky Opera Reimagines Brown-Forman 2...

Dear Friends,  In a usual year, the summer is a busy time at Kentucky Opera building sets and costumes, scheduling community programs, and preparing for rehearsals. This is, as you know, quite an unusual year. In mid-March Kentucky Opera responded to the pandemic by suspending, indefinitely, our final production of the year, the youth opera Robin Hood, and all end-of-season fundraising and school activities. Now, we have had to make the difficult decision to reimagine our 20/21 season.  The pandemic has [...]

Kentucky Opera’s Digital Theatre

Welcome to Kentucky Opera's Digital Theatre! Though you may not be at the Brown Theatre, you can still enjoy the wonder of opera from your own home. Get a behind the scenes look at our partnerships from our Brown-Forman 19/20 season. Stay tuned for more! 19/20 Community Partnerships Carmen Glory Denied Legal Aid Partnership Looking [...]



Purchase Your Subscription Today! ABOUT THE PRODUCTIONS.All performances at the Brown Theatre feature projected English captions,and audio descriptions are available at the matinée performances. La bohèmeComposer: Giacomo PucciniLibrettists: Luigi Illica and Giuseppe GiacosaFriday, September 11, 2020 at 8 PM | Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 2 PMSung in Italian with English Captions Hansel and GretelComposer: […]

Cinderella en España Auditions

Cinderella en España Auditions

Kentucky Opera is holding auditions on  Wednesday, July 24 from 3:00 – 6:00  Artists: Singer – actors with classical voice training. Knowledge of Spanish diction and pronunciation preferred.  Production: Cinderella en España, Elementary School and Community venue tour Libretto by Kate Pogue, Music by Mary Carol Warwick (Sung in English and Spanish)  Casting: Cinderella/Cenicienta: Soprano […]