News & Events
Tune into Hawaii Public Radio on October 5th at 7:00pm for A Curious Person’s Guide to The Magic Flute hosted by HOT’s own Simon Crookall. This program features behind the curtain interviews with members of the cast and Artistic Team. Enjoy!
Enjoy these behind the scenes photos from The Magic Flute taken by none other than Julius Ahn, who stars as Monostatos in Mozart’s final opera!
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 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, […]
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 […]
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 […]