News & Events

GenHOT About Town – GenHOT featured in latest PBN Cover Story!

Recent success by Hawaii Opera Theatre to grow with the GenHOT initiative was featured recently online with Pacific Business News.  PBN’s coverage of HOT has continued as Jeff Pauker and Kasumi Hara, HOT Board Members and co-chairs of the GenHOT initiative, were featured in the most recent PBN cover story by Journalist Lorin Eleni Gill, who […]

Hawaii Opera Theatre Presents Mozart’s The Magic Flute

Hawaii Opera Theatre presents Mozart’s The Magic Flute Honolulu, Hawaii – Hawaii Opera Theatre (HOT), the Islands’ only opera company, kicks off the 2015-2016 Opera Season, Things Are Not As They Seem, with the beautiful melodies of Mozart’s opera The Magic Flute. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s eternally popular and entertaining tale of love, The Magic Flute, […]

Sept. 30 – Join HOT for The Magic Flute Opera Preview at HMoA

The 2015-16 Opera Season kicks off this October with Mozart’s The Magic Flute! On Sept. 30, 2015, starting at 10:00am, join HOT for an Opera Preview at the Honolulu Museum of Art’s Doris Duke Theatre. Featuring a lecture by Dr. Lynne Johnson about the opera, this event is highlighted by an opportunity to hear from the […]

HOT About Town: HOT Media Updates

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!

The HOT Report from Santa Fe: Salome

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 […]

HOT Favorite Jay Hunter Morris in Jennifer Higdon’s Cold Mountain

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 […]