Get that Part!

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Would you like to be a part of the world premiere of The Song Poet? Or are you interested in a career in the performing arts and you’d like to hone your auditioning skills? Check out this video with MN Opera Education Director Mitra Sadeghpour and The Song Poet Stage Director Rick Shiomi for a wealth of tips and tricks from two seasoned industry professionals.

Wilkowske or Won’t-Kowske?

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Join MN Opera favorite and Resident Artist Alum Andrew Wilkowske (Don PasqualeFellow TravelersThe Fix) on Long Beach Opera’s Facebook page for Wilkowske or Won’t-Kowske? It’s a video series that’s part talk show, part live music special, and all fun. Tune in and join the party!

The “Sleep” Chorus from Silent Night

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Recently, members of the MN Opera Chorus digitally came together to perform the “Sleep” Chorus from MN Opera’s Pulitzer Prize-winning world premiere Silent Night, along with conductor Andrew Whitfield and pianist Allen Perriello.

10 Top Performances

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Looking to relive your favorite MN Opera moments at home? Check out these ten essential clips from our most beloved operas over the last several seasons. For years’ worth of more great MN Opera performances anytime, make sure to visit our YouTube channel anytime at

A New Opera

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Be a part of our next world premiere. Our youth ensemble Project Opera will premiere The Song Poet, a new opera based on a memoir by St. Paul author Kao Kalia Yang. Learn how you can get involved.

The Anatomy of a Scene

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Ever wonder how an opera scene comes together? Check out this video and get a behind-the-scenes look at everything it takes to make a scene come alive as it goes from the rehearsal room to the stage.

Sharing the Gift of Music

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Sharing music spreads hope especially during uncertain times, and no one knows that better than MN Opera Orchestra and Sphinx Virtuosi violinist Emilia Mettenbrink, who has been playing for her neighbors from her St. Paul.

It's Storytime!

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If you’re looking for a new bedtime story, look no further than Tess Weaver’s Opera Cat read by MN Opera’s Mitra SadeghpourJoin us as we bring Stories Sing!, our reading program, out of the library and straight into your home.

Resident Artists Showcase MN Opera World Premieres

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Discover the best and brightest new opera talent in this recital featuring selections from operas that have all premiered at MN Opera, sung by four artists from the Minnesota Opera Resident Artist Program.

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MN Opera Center Tour

Join us for a 360° virtual tour of the Minnesota Opera Center in downtown Minneapolis. Check out the impressive spaces where our sets are built, our costumes are sewn, and our singers rehearse.


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