Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts | New Orleans | Box office: 504-529-3000 | 800-881-4459 | www.neworleansopera.org

General and Artistic Director Robert Lyall leads the association in a glorious season of intrigue and passion on the Placido Domingo Stage of the Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts. Elsewhere in the city, watch for Opera On Tap casual concerts in local clubs.

Upcoming:
Giacomo Puccini's “Turandot” (Oct. 15). Lise Lindstrom returns to thrill audiences as the icy Chinese princess in a special
semi-staged gala performance.

Giuseppe Verdi's “A Masked Ball” (Nov. 18, 20). The tragic tale of a mistaken love triangle that turns deadly concludes at the Mardi Gras ball.

Richard Strauss' “Salome” (March 2, 4). The Biblical story of King Herod's obsession with his wildly temperamental stepdaughter unfolds in a fantastic setting that shocks and thrills.