From the Spokesman Review

INO's Madame Butterfly is "a gift to our region...featuring dramatic singing of such quality as any great opera house." -- Spokesman Review https://www.spokesman.com/stories/2019/sep/21/review-elizabeth-caballero-cast-mates-soar-in-inos/

Madame Butterfly Cast Interviews

General Director Dawn Wolksi and our leading lady for Madame Butterfly, Elizabeth Caballero, stopped by KPBX to talk about how Spokane's production came together and what it takes to become...

Madame Butterfly Opera Opens Sept. 20

INO brings NY MET Opera Stars for Sept. 20 & 22 Production Spokane – Inland Northwest Opera brings Madame Butterfly to Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox for performances on September 20 at 7:30 pm and September 22 at 2:00 pm. Soprano Elizabeth Caballero will star...

2nd Annual Theaterfest

Check out the 2nd annual Theaterfest in Spokane THIS SUNDAY.  There will be free performances at The Fox Theater and at The Bing.  INO will perform a work from Eugene Onegin and Madame Butterfly.on the mainstage at The Fox at 3:10 pm.  More on all performances in this...

Interview with Dawn Wolski

General Director Dawn Wolski speaks about the 2019 Season on KPBX with Vern Windham.  Stage Director Maria Caprile joins the conversation to give insights on INO's first production, The Toy Story. You can listen here:From the Studio: Inland Northwest Opera

Free and Fun Children’s Opera, The Toy Shop

Spokane – Inland Northwest Opera (INO) is offering three public performances of Seymour Barab’s, The Toy Shop to area families in Coeur d’Alene and Spokane. “We seek to build a connection among people of all ages and backgrounds, bringing opera to many who will...


A hearty “congratulations” to our drawing winner, Kelly Williams!  Kelly attended Tosca, completed the survey and drawing entry, and dumped it in the box along with many others.  Her name was drawn from the masses and we are pleased to present...

A Taste of Opera!

Some of you may have noticed that OCDA is putting on more “events” around town this year in an effort to get our name and our art out there to the good people in this community who have no idea we are here!  In the spirit of full disclosure…we are also super secretly...


“An opera begins long before the curtain goes up and ends long after it has come down. It starts in my imagination, it becomes my life, and it stays part of my life long after I’ve left the opera house.” ~ Maria Callas   Change – First it is incredibly stressful...


“Vissi d’arte, vissi d’amore” – “I lived for my art, I lived for love…” ~ Tosca by Giacomo Puccini Hang in there Opera CDA fans!  Winter in the Pacific Northwest is almost over and Spring is budding just around the corner.  With the onset of Spring comes new...

Just Wow

“I speak of love awake I speak of love in my dreams, To the water, the shadows, the mountains, To the flowers, the grass, the fountains.” ~ Mozart, The Marriage of Figaro I cannot imagine a more spectacular way to have celebrated Valentine’s Day, 2017 than to have...


“And the stars were shining, And the earth was scented. The gate of the garden creaked And a footstep grazed the sand... Fragrant, she entered And fell into my arms.”  ~ Puccini, Tosca If you are reading this, you are one of us!  You understand and appreciate all of...

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