LA Opera@laopera

Under the direction of @placido_domingo
4th largest #opera company in the US

Another #opera #WordWednesday is up on our Instagram Stories!

Think you need what the word is?! Hint: It definitely has something to do with the ladies in Carmen. Click on our Insta Stories to find out more! (📷: Ken Howard)


Who can spot the #opera house in this gorgeous picture from @jasperdejesus? (Also, we can never resist a picture with some yellow in it! You know that's our favorite color! 💛) [...]
#ihavethisthingwithcolor #mydayinla #opera #operahouse #operasingersofinstagram #dodgerstadium #DTLA #lalife #californiavibes #socal #lastory #californiadreaming #flashesofdelight @dodgers @musiccenterla


🎶We're bringing #opera back🎶

To the #beach that is! We're taking our annual Simulcast back to where it all began -- @santamonicapier.Our opening opera, #DonCarlo🔺, starring @placido_domingo, will be screening starting at 6PM, but gated open at 4!There will be #wine, #fun, #sun, and #friends. Interested?! Copy and paste this link to RSVP 👉🏽


#ThrowbackThursday to our 2017 #OperaCamp performance of Brundibar at @barnsdallpark. We are in rehearsal for our 2018 production of The White Bird of Poston + The Prospector -- which will be showing at here at LA Opera in Stern Grand Hall on Aug. 11 at 1PM and 4PM! Want to see what the camp kids are up to?! Check out our 2018 #Opera Camp IG Story Highlights!(📷: Taso Papadakis)


We've got those #weekendvibes -- kicking back, putting up our feet, and relaxing! ⠀
(P.S. How awesome does our Young Artist, @juan.carlos.heredia, look backstage at the @aspenmusicfest?!)


#ThrowbackThursday to our home --the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion-- sitting pretty on Bunker Hill back in the 1960s!⠀

Nothing like a good #vintage black and white picture to take you back!⠀

(📷: @musiccenterla)


It's one of our favorite holidays --#WorldEmojiDay! 🙌🏽 It's one of our favorite holidays because there's a #GIVEAWAY attached!

Our six main stage operas are represented by three emojis and all jumbled up -- can you guess all six of them?! If you get it right, you're automatically entered to win a pair of tickets to an #opera of your choice for our 18/19 season.

Want more chances to win?! Enter on Facebook and Twitter as well. There will only be ONE winner and you can only enter ONE time on each platform.



We're bringing #opera to #TheValley! Our annual Simulcast --a #free event-- is heading over the hill to El Cariso Regional Park on opening night of our 18/19 season.⠀

Don Carlo --starring @placido_domingo-- will be broadcasting live from the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and it's the perfect way to experience opera. ⠀

✨SWIPE LEFT✨ to see this gorgeous opera in action from our 2007 production!⠀

Want to know more about this annual event?! Copy and paste this link into your browser👉🏽


#FlashbackFriday to some wig prep for our 17/18 season opener of Carmen.
Ana Maria Martinez played an amazing Carmen last season and we're excited to have her back TWICE in the 18/19 season, again in our season opener of Don Carlo and in our #zarzuela venture, El Gato Montes.
Ticket #linkinbio! (📷: @hollywoodhairpiece)


We hope you all had a safe and happy #IndependenceDay! 🎆


#FlashbackFriday to our #ScarePair cast looking spiffy! We can't believe it's almost been a week since we closed our 17/18 season! 😱

Honestly, we're already itching to bring you more #opera and we're busy polishing up our 18/19 season for your viewing pleasure. 👏🏽If you haven't snagged your tickets yet, be sure to click the #linkinbio! (📷: @jessicabestsings)⠀


Did you check out the #WordWednesday in our Instagram Stories?!Every Wednesday we'll be sharing an #opera related word that may not be part of your everyday venacular!⠀

First up -- trouser role. Have any idea what it means?! (Hint: @kate_mezzo graced our stage in a trouser role for Tales of Hoffmann.)If you don't know what it means (or even if you do!) head over to our stories to learn a thing or two.