Upcoming Events

Sunday, June 16 at 7:30pm

Matthew Shepard, the Wyoming teenager who became a national figure after he was beaten and left for dead for being gay in 1998, has inspired plays, documentaries and books. Now he’s the subject of a choral piece, a 100-minute oratorio called “Considering Matthew Shepard” that explores his life, death and legacy.

Guest artists:

Tenor Matt Alber
Boise Gay Men’s Chorus
Boise Women’s Chorus

Announcing the 2019-2020 Season

Opera Idaho’s 47th mainstage season showcases an enthralling mix of Baroque, Romantic and contemporary opera.

Mainstage Productions

Manon by Jules Massenet
The Egyptian Theatre
Friday, September 27, 2019, 7:30pm
Sunday, September 29, 2019, 2:30pm

Acis & Galatea by Georges Frederick Handel
The Egyptian Theatre
In collaboration with Boise Baroque Orchestra
Friday, November 8, 2019, 7:30pm
Sunday, November 10, 2019, 2:30pm

La bohème by Giacomo Puccini
The Morrison Center
Friday, February 14, 2020, 7:30pm
Sunday, February 16, 2020, 2:30pm

Dead Man Walking by Jake Heggie
The Egyptian Theatre
Friday, April 24, 2020, 7:30pm
Sunday, April 26, 2020, 2:30pm


Special Season-Opening Operatini
Chateau des Fleurs
Thursday, August 8, 2019
One Performance- Time TBD

The following five Operatinis will take place at The Sapphire Room at The Riverside Hotel and will feature two performances. Early performance doors open at 5:30pm; late performance doors open at 8:15pm.

Thursday, September 19, 2019

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Thursday, April 16, 2020


Season Subscriptions are now on sale

Season Sponsors: