Bon Voyage, Roma!

As long-time Educational Programs Director Roma Olvera prepares to move on to other opportunities, we asked her about some favorite OP moments: How did you come to be a part of the OP team? I originally joined the Advisory Council to advise on education. When our...

OP brings Today It Rains to Santa Cruz

The journey for OP’s world premiere of Today It Rains celebrated another milestone May 29-31 with a long-anticipated series of workshops at UC Santa Cruz.   Co-commissioned by American Opera Projects (AOP) from an original concept by Pulitzer Prize-winner...

2018-19 season announcement

OPERA PARALLÈLE ANNOUNCES 2018-2019 SEASON A SEASON FILLED WITH “CREATIVE REBELS” INCLUDES THE WORLD PREMIERE OF TODAY IT RAINS, PLUS PHILIP GLASS’ IN THE PENAL COLONY WITH DAYS AND NIGHTS FESTIVAL IN CARMEL, RACHEL PORTMAN’S THE LITTLE PRINCE, AND CHRISTOPHER...

Today It Rains article in SFCV

View the article online Georgia O’Keeffe Opera Previews in Santa Cruz by Lou Fancher, San Francisco Classical Voice, May 21, 2018 Composer Laura Kaminsky’s big-bite idea to write the score for a contemporary opera inspired by the life of Georgia O’Keeffe suits...