Archive for the ‘past shows’ Category

  • Start
    March 04, 2011 – Opera Company of Brooklyn
  • Location
    Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York, James Chapel,3041 Broadway at 121st Street, New York, NY 10027
    Concert Version
    David Mimran: Sagrestano

Featured Event: Pagliacci

by Ruggero Leoncavallo
February 26, 2011
at Studios 353
BYOB Performance

Concert Version

$25 in advance
$15 in advance for full-time students with ID, and OCB
performing members
$30 at the door

Hector Palacio, Canio
Melynda Davis, Nedda
Shannon DeVine, Silvio
Darnell Ishmell, Tonio
Diego Tarraga, Beppe

Coro: Lisa Campbell, Hannah Ellison, David Mimran, Martina Weidenbaum

Kelly Horstead, Pianist
Jay Meetze, Conductor

Midtown Manhattan – Theatre District
353 West 48th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues
Second Floor
Subways: 1, 9, C, E, N, R, W
Buses: M104, M7, M10, M11, M20, M50

About our BYOBs: OCB’s BYOB (Bring Your Own Beverage) concert operas are casual, unstaged performances accompanied by piano. Bring your beverage of choice (wine, beer, juice, whatever!) and come relax and enjoy the show!  

Tickets will be $30 at the door, so be sure to get yours in advance!


Alfred Barclift, Colline
Melynda Davis, Mimi
Edgar Jaramillo, Rodolfo
Samantha Jeffreys, Musetta
George Jo, Parpignol
Vaughn Lindquist, Marcello
Clayton Okaly, Schaunard
David Mimran, Benoit/Alcindoro

Brian Holman, Pianist
Gregory Ortega, Conductor

  • Location
  • Studios 353, 353 West 48th Street, Floor 2 New York, NY 10036


  • Advance Purchase Regular Admission – $25.00 (USD)
  • Advance Purchase Student with ID – $15.00 (USD)
    You will be asked to show your student ID at the door.

Music Director – Lloyd Arriola
Stage Director – Elspeth Davis

The Roy Arias Studios & Theatres
300 West 43rd Street
at 8th Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10036

David will sing chorus :

Friday, November 12th at 7pm
Saturday, November 13th at  7pm
Sunday, November 14th at 4pm

Friday, November 19th at 7pm
Saturday, November 20th at 7pm
Sunday, November 21st at 4pm

Tickets $45 at the door
or $35 online special available below

LA BOHEME – Please select date:
Nov. 12 at 7:00 pm $35.00 Nov. 13 at 2:00 pm $35.00 Nov. 13 at 7:00 pm $35.00 Nov. 14 at 4:00 pm $35.00 Nov. 19 at 7:00 pm $35.00 Nov. 20 at 2:00 pm $35.00 Nov. 20 at 7:00 pm $35.00 Nov. 21 at 4:00 pm $35.00


Friday, Nov. 12th, Sunday, Nov. 14th,
& Saturday, Nov. 20th at 2 PM
Rodolfo:  Edgar Jaramillo
Mimi:  Anna Noggle
Marcello:  Vaughn Lindquist
Musetta:  Kristina Semos
Schaunard:  Robert Maril
Colline:  Bryce Smith
Alcindoro/Benoit:  David Morrow
Parpignol:  Brian DuBois

Saturday, Nov. 13th at 7 PM,
Friday, Nov. 19th, & Sunday, Nov. 21st
Rodolfo:  Sanjay Merchant
Mimi:  Junko Watanabe
Marcello:  Martin Fisher
Musetta:  Rebecca Warren
Schaunard:  Cesar Rospigliosi
Colline:  Brace Negron
Alcindoro/Benoit:  Donald Grove
Parpignol:  Gregory Spock

Saturday, Nov. 13th at 2 PM, &
Saturday, Nov. 20th at 7 PM
Rodolfo:  Ubaldo Feliciano-Hernandez
Mimi:  Yvonne Bill
Marcello:  Bradley Lassiter
Musetta:  Sharon Eisert
Schaunard:  Robert Maril
Colline:  Bryce Smith
Alcindoro/Benoit:  David Morrow
Parpignol:  Brian DuBois

Rodolfo:  Bernard Milan
Mimi:  Patricia Gabriel / Lavinia Mackall
Marcello:  Dane Reese
Musetta:  SallyAnn Thibedeau / Siri Howard
Schaunard:  TBA
Colline:  Jonathan Harris
Alcindoro/Benoit:  Dominique Rosoff
Parpignol:  David Browning



Manhattan Opera at Thalia Hall at Symphony Space

October 9

Figaro duet with Susannah, with Paige Cutrona

Tosca by Giacomo Puccini (1858-1924)
Conducted by Scott Jackson Wiley
Directed by Linda Lehr
November 20, 21, 27, and 28, 2010, at 3 pm
Concerts begin at 3:00 p.m.
Closest subway: Fort Hamilton on the N line 

Where and When:

All performances are at Regina Hall, corner of 12th Avenue and 65th Street, Brooklyn, New York.


The Cast

Floria Tosca, a diva: Jenny Searles (Nov. 20 & 28), Christina Rohm (Nov. 21 & 27)

Mario Cavaradossi, an artist: Deryl Godshall (Nov. 20 & 28), Benjamin Sloman (Nov. 21 & 27)

Baron Scarpia, chief of police: Ricardo Rosa (Nov. 20 & 28), Charles Sanford (Nov. 21 & 27)

Angelotti, a political prisoner: Isaac Grier (Nov. 20 & 28), Gennady Vysotsky (Nov. 21 & 27)

Sacristan: David Tillistrand (Nov. 20 & 28), Steven Fasano (Nov. 21 & 27)

Spoletta, Scarpia’s agent: Kenneth Harmon (Nov. 20 & 28), Anthony Tolve (Nov. 21 & 27)

Sciarrone/Jailer: David Mimran (Nov. 20 & 28), Austin Larusson (Nov. 21 & 27)

Shepherd Boy: Alexis Thomason (Nov. 20), Catherine Greco (Nov. 21 & 28), Christina Hourihan (Nov. 27)

Scarpia’s Agents: James Groff, Jason Muscari

Cardinal: Jason Muscari

Roberti/Sergeant-at-Arms: James Groff

Judge: Wayne Olsen

Scribe: Ricky Chang


Tosca: Emily Christensen; Cavaradossi: Anthony Tolve; Scarpia: Daniel Quintana; Sacristan: David Mimran; Spoletta: Vincent Ricciardi

Madama Butterfly
Music by Giacomo Puccini
libretto by Luigi Illica and
Giuseppe Giacosa
August 18, 19, 25, 26 @ 7:00pm
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Conductor: Jeffrey Bradbury
Director: Jennifer Williams

  • Sunday, May 23rd at 7:00pm
  • Sunday, June 6th at 7:00pm
  • Sunday, June 13th at 7:00pm
  • Sunday, June 20th at 7:00pm
  • Sunday, June 27th at 7:00pm

Performances will be held at the Players Theatre at 115 McDougal St.
Tickets are $35 (Regular) and $30 (Senior, Student).  Available at at 212-352-3101.

Bleecker Street Opera Company
115 McDougal Street (between W. 3rd and Bleecker)
New York City, NY 10012
Info (917) 617-1399

Amore Opera
The Merry Widow (Lehar)

Connelly Theater
Fully staged with orchestra
Fri. 12, 7:30-10:30 pm
Sat. 13, 7:30-10:30 pm
Sun. 14, 2:30-5:30 pm daylight savings time

Thu. 18, 7:30-10:30 pm – Cascada
Sat. 20, 7:30-10:30 pm – Chorus
Sun. 21, 2:30-5:30 pm – Niejus

Wed. 24, 7:30-10:30 pm – Chorus
Thu. 25, 7:30-10:30 pm – Chorus
Sat. 27, 7:30-10:30 pm – Cascada
Sun. 28, 2:30-5:30 pm – Chorus

Die Zauberflöte

23, 30 Jan 2010 – 8:30 pm
New York Lyric Opera
Die Zauberflöte – Mozart
Symphony Space