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2016/2017 Season

All performances at the Granada Theatre



Georges Bizet | November 4 & 6

La Rondine

Giacomo Puccini | April 28 & 30

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  • Opera Santa Barbara - Noontime Concert  4/13/16 SB Public Library Faulkner Gallery
    September 22, 2016

    Opera Santa Barbara Auditions

    Opera Santa Barbara is inviting submissions from qualified California-based artists interested in being considered for leading and featured roles in our mainstage productions. Managed and unmanaged artists are welcome to apply provided they meet the requirements below: Have sung a leading or featured role with…

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    October 20, 2016

    OSB Names Mosher Studio Artists for 2016-17

    Opera Santa Barbara has named four outstanding young vocalists Mosher Studio Artists for 2016-17. Under an expansion of the company’s artist residency program begun last year, the four standout singers and an apprentice vocal coach will take part in Opera Santa Barbara productions, community events…

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    October 13, 2016

    Bizet’s Enduring ‘Carmen’ to Open Opera SB Season!

    Opera Santa Barbara will open its 2016-17 season with a colorfully electrifying production of Carmen, Georges Bizet’s enduring tale of love and jealousy set amid the vibrant, unruly streets of 19th century Seville. Performances will take place at 7:30 pm on Friday, November 4, and…

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Opera Santa Barbara
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