Event Calendar


Peter Stafford Wilson, Conductor


Wagner:  Prelude to Act III of Lohengrin
Rossini: “Largo al factotum” from The Barber of Seville
Puccini: “Quande m’en vo” from La Bohème 
Mozart: Queen of the Night’s Aria from The Magic Flute
Delibes: Flower Duet from Lakmé
Puccini: “O Mimi, tu più non torni” from La Bohème
Mozart: “Soave il vento” from Cosi fan tutte
Rossini: “Siete voi?” from Cenerentola
Villa-Lobos: Bachianas brasileiras No. 5
Britten: Storm scene from Peter Grimes
Mozart: “Deh, vieni alla finestra” from Don Giovanni
Verdi: “Anvil Chorus” from Il Trovatore
Bizet: “Habanera” from Carmen
Saint-Saëns: “Mon Coeur s’ouvre à ta voix” from Samson and Delilah
Strauss: “Traumerei am Kamin” from Intermezzo
Lehar: “Dein ist mein ganzes Herz” from The Land of Smiles
Boito: Final Psalmody from Mefistofele

In an unprecedented collaboration, more than 200 artists from Opera Columbus, BalletMet, and the Columbus Symphony and Chorus join forces in the must-see arts event of the season. A brilliant integration of singers, dancers, musicians, and a guest narrator will come together on stage (to reveal one man’s twisted life story) through dance premieres from five of today’s hottest choreographers set to a feast of classical music from beloved operas including La Bohème, The Magic Flute, Il Trovatore, Don Giovanni, Carmen, and more.