News & Events
From a glowing review of Opera at the Lofts, Hawaii Public Radio’s coverage of the Opera Residency at Niu Valley Middle School, & Opera America recognition HOT’s graphic designs alongside that of The Metropolitan & Vancouver Opera Companies, it’s been a media coverage dream come true this Summer!
Here’s an update of some other recent highlights and stay tuned for what’s sure to be another juicy & HOT 2015-16 Opera Season!
HOT Executive Director Simon Crookall saw Ryan McKinny star in Salome yesterday at Santa Fe. McKinney dazzled audiences in Honolulu and continues to be triumphant. Read for more: Although the Prophet Jochanaan undoubtedly loses his head in Strauss’s decadent opera Salome, baritone Ryan McKinny, who made such an impression in Hawaii last season as the […]
Pacific Business News featured a story today by Journalist Lorin Eleni Gill about Hawaii Opera Theatre’s recent success and the creation of the GenHOT Associate Board! Toi, toi, toi to HOT and a very huge thank you to all of our patrons, supporters, volunteers, HOT Board, & of course the Staff who have come together […]
HOT’s Executive Director Simon Crookall witnessed the debut of Jennifer Higdon’s Cold Mountain last night, which featured Hawaii’s honorary second son, Jay Hunter Morris (pictured with Jennifer Higdon). Simon had this to say: It was thrilling to be at the premiere of Jennifer Higdon’s Cold Mountain last night. Based on the best selling novel of […]
HOT’s Executive Director was on hand to see HOT Orvis Studio alum & Ohana member Baritone Quinn Kelsey make his debut with the Santa Fe Opera as Rigoletto. Simon had this to share: Quinn Kelsey totally commanded the stage in his debut with Santa Fe Opera as Rigoletto in a new production by the English […]
Honolulu, Hawaii – Hawaii Opera Theatre (HOT) held its Annual Meeting for Members on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at the Pacific Club. The meeting included a vote for new board members, the slate of officers, the creation of a new young advisory group, & a presentation by HOT’s Artistic Director Henry Akina and Executive Director […]
Honolulu, Hawaii – Hawaii Opera Theatre (HOT) presents a fashionable way for patrons to support a local non-profit organization through its fundraising event, Act II. This event provides the opportunity to shop for couture and designer apparel, handbags, shoes, jewelry, art, home accents, and more with the proceeds going to service the non-profit organization. HOT […]
This September, Foodland is hosting its Annual Fundraising Drive to Give Aloha, an opportunity to support your favorite non-profit organization, throughout the month. For every $1 you donate (up to $249), Foodland and Western Union Foundation will match each donation up to a total of $350,000. The proceeds will be distributed to all of the […]
Join Hawaii Opera Theatre for A Grand Night For Singing featuring Jake & Jill Gardner with Singers from the Orvis Opera Studios! Jake & Jill will be in Hawaii to conducting masterclasses with the Studio Members leading up to this event. Performances of A Grand Night For Singing will take place on August 14 (7:00pm) & […]
Hawaii Opera Theatre’s Annual Meeting will take place on July 29, 2015, at the Pacific Club, from 5:30 – 7:00pm. HOT is happy to accept nominations for Sherry Broder and Linda Nelson to the 2015-2016 Board of Directors. Elections will take place at the Annual Meeting. Members may RSVP to the Annual Meeting by calling […]