News & Events

The Pageantry of Opera

It’s Hawaii Fashion Month 2015! What a perfect time to share how opera inspires! From the beauty of the music to the mastery of the stagecraft, there is something fulfilling for everyone who takes in a production! At the start of the 2013-14 Opera Season, HOT began it’s HOT Tuesday event, aimed at creating a fun, […]

HOT Thanksgiving

To all of our Supporters, Patrons, & Volunteers, we wish you a very HOT Thanksgiving amidst all of this rainy weather in Honolulu!  May this Holiday Season fill you up with food, fun, & festive memories! We are very grateful for all you give and do for Hawaii Opera Theatre!

HOT Opera Express presents The Magic Flute

It’s National #OperaWeek and the HOT Opera Express is ready to hit the road, taking opera to schools throughout Hawaii! Learn more about the Opera Express school tour program online: And don’t miss the Hawaii Theatre performances on Nov. 4 & 5! More info:

Hawaii Opera Theatre presents the Hawaii Debut of SOL3 MIO

Hawaii Opera Theatre (HOT), the Islands’ only opera company, announces a one night only performance by the internationally acclaimed group Sol3 Mio. This talented trio of classically trained New Zealanders, saw their self-titled debut album released in 26 countries and have performed at sold out venues across the globe. They make their Hawaii debut with […]

It’s National Opera Week 2015!

Friday, October 23, 2015, kicks off National Opera Week 2015! It’s a time to celebrate opera, share opera, and promote opera! It’s a time for opera lovers to tell their story to those who haven’t yet felt the joy of Mozart, rush of Verdi, the depth of Puccini, the angst of Wagner, and the full scope […]

Join us for a Golden Moment

Golden Moment Comes to Hawaii! Golden Moment, headlined by Olympic Figure Skating Legends & Gold Medalists Kristi Yamaguchi and Brian Boitano, comes to Honolulu on Nov. 20 & 21 at the Blaisdell Arena! Group Tickets to this benefit event to support Early Childhood Literacy in Hawaii are on sale now through the HOT Box Office! […]

Celebrate HYOC’s 55th Season with La’ieikawai: Princess of Paliuli

Hawaii Youth Opera Chorus celebrates its 55th Season with La’ieikawai: Princess of Paliuli! If you enjoy the Big Band music of the 1940’s, you are sure to love this production, which is set on the Big Island during that era telling the legend of La’ieikawai.  La’ieikawai: Princess of Paliuli will be performed by the talented students of […]

Join HOT for Hallowballoo!

HOT is taking part in this year’s Hallowballoo Art & Music Festival!  Join us for the ‘marathon’ in costume in the morning or just contribute to the cause because you love HOT!  This all day event will be fun for the whole family, don’t miss it! Check out this schedule of the day’s activities to plan […]

Honolulu Star-Advertiser Review – The Magic Flute

There are at least two ways to enjoy Hawaii Opera Theatre’s 2015-2016 season-opener production of “The Magic Flute.” One is to dissect it with an academic’s knowledge of the social context of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s last opera — the things that were of concern to him in the final months of his life, and the […]