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Opera Celebrates Juneteenth!

Juneteenth, otherwise known as Emancipation Day, is an American holiday which celebrates the emancipation of enslaved individuals in the United States. It is celebrated on June 19, originating on June 19, 1865, following the announcement of General Order No. 3 by Union General Gordon Granger, proclaiming freedom for all slaves in Texas.

Opera-tunities: Little Red Riding Hood 2021

The children’s classic Little Red Riding Hood, adapted by Seymour Barab, features a reimagining of the big bad wolf as a lovable character who hates sweets, as well as the ever-familiar Little Red who just wishes she had listened to her mother.

Opera Truck: Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture 2021

INO has partnered with the MAC to perform beloved selections from the opera and musical theatre repertoire outdoors on the MAC’s Museum lawn. Featuring internationally-acclaimed performers, this one-night-only event brings back a treasured annual tradition of Opera at the MAC…with a twist!