07-08 Season

07-08 Season

Il viaggio a Reims

The Israeli premiere of this Rossini charmer in a modern production focusing on many strange guests who embark on a journey no one will ever forget.

La forza del destino

Verdi at his very best! Love and friendship examined to their utmost in a widening journey of revenge that leads to cruel deaths.


The ice princess of Beijing sends all those who fail to answer her three riddles to the gallows. Puccini's final opera is an exotic Chinese tale in which love conquers all.

Madama Butterfly

Renowned Polish director, Mariuz Trelinsky, presents the story of the young Japanese geisha who kills herself once she grasps that the love of the past led to a present with no honor.

La Gioconda

An outburst of emotions ranging from fiery love to uncontrolled hate and from passion to compassion in one of the most riveting Italian operas in the repertoire.

Dido & Aeneas

A stunning opera-ballet created by choreographer Sasha Waltz with members of her dance company, soloists of the Berlin Staatsoper and the musicians of the Akademie fur Alte Musik, playing on authentic instruments.

Yevgeni Onegin

Pushkin's famous novella about naïve, cruel unrequited love comes to the stage through Tchaikovsky's operatic masterpiece.

La traviata al fresco

Come and enjoy opera al fresco in the Israeli Opera's annual park performance.
Verdi's La traviata under the stars - one night only! July 10 at Ganei Yehoshua. Admission free!