Eugene Opera

Hult Center
6:00 am
Tue December 30, 2014

The Elixir of Love

Marco Nistico (center) as Dr. Dulcamara in Eugene Opera's production of The Elixir of Love
Credit Photo by Cliff Coles, Eugene Opera

To launch its 38th season, Eugene Opera presents Donizetti’s romantic comedy The Elixir of Love. Metropolitan Opera star Marco Nistico plays Dr. Dulcamara , the purveyor of this elixir. He speaks with Eric Alan, along with Eugene Opera’s musical director, Andrew Bisantz.

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Eugene Opera
12:39 pm
Thu March 13, 2014

Emily Pulley, The Girl of the Golden West

Emily Pulley

Eugene Opera presents Puccini’s The Girl of the Golden West at the Hult Center in Eugene, starring the Metropolitan Opera’s Emily Pulley. The opera is part of a larger citywide celebration of the women of the pioneer American West. Emily Pulley speaks with Eric Alan about her role, the cinematic score, and the universal themes of the Wild West.

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City Club of Eugene
5:35 am
Mon March 10, 2014

The Girl Of The Golden West: A Strong Woman In The Gold Rush Era

City Club of Eugene. Meeting Date: March 7, 2014

KLCC Air Date: March 10, 2014

Guest Speakers: Mark Beudert, General Director, Eugene Opera, and Director of Opera Notre Dame, University of Notre Dame; Emily Pulley, Metropolitan Opera soprano

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Eugene Opera
6:00 am
Tue December 31, 2013

Eugene Opera's La Traviata

Leah Partridge stars as Violetta in Eugene Opera's La Traviata.

Verdi’s once-controversial opera La Traviata has become an enduring standard. Eric Alan speaks with Andrew Bisantz  and Mark Beudert  about the Eugene Opera’s presentation of La Traviata, including the star power of soprano Leah Partridge, and why Verdi’s musical approach was revolutionary.

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