Opera on Tap Chicago presents: Opera Around the World!

Tuesday, June 20th

8pm

The Elbo Room

$5 cover


Join Opera on Tap Chicago for our first show at The Elbo Room!
Our theme of the month is Opera Around the World and we’ll be bringing you tunes from Russia, Mexico, Argentina, Cuba, Brazil, Romania, Czech Republic, and more!

Featuring:
Diana Stoic, Soprano
Amanda Kasem, Soprano
Stephen Hobe, Baritone
Isabel Davis-Velázquez, Soprano
Maria Alu, Soprano
Samantha Attaguile, Mezzo-Soprano
Stan deCwikiel, Tenor
Katarina Bakas, Mezzo-Soprano
Katherine Bruton, Soprano
Andrea Hansen, Soprano
Lily Guerrero, Soprano

with Myron Silberstein, Piano

 

Tickets can be purchased at the door – $5 Cash Only – or online, in advance HERE.

Opera on Tap Chicago presents: Opera Around the World!

Tuesday, June 20th

The Elbo Room

8PM

$5 cover

Join Opera on Tap Chicago for our first show at The Elbo Room!

Our theme of the month is Opera Around the World and we’ll be bringing you tunes from Russia, Mexico, Argentina, Cuba, Brazil, Romania, Czech Republic, and more!

Featuring:
Diana Stoic, Soprano
Amanda Kasem, Soprano
Stephen Hobe, Baritone
Isabel Davis-Velázquez, Soprano
Maria Alu, Soprano
Samantha Attaguile, Mezzo-Soprano
Stan deCwikiel, Tenor
Katarina Bakas, Mezzo-Soprano
Katherine Bruton, Soprano
Andrea Hansen, Soprano
Lily Guerrero, Soprano

with Myron Silberstein, Piano

 

Opera on Tap Chicago Presents: A Comic Night of Opera!

Tuesday, May 9th

Red Line Tap

8PM

$5 suggested donation

 

Join Opera on Tap Chicago for “A Comic Night of Opera!” Roster members will be singing comic tunes ranging from Mozart operas to Sondheim favorites as we bring in spring with some laughs.

There will be a costume contest, so come wearing your most comical outfits, or your favorite superhero costume!

Featuring:
Lily Guerrero, soprano
Justine Scarborough, soprano
Stefanie Greene, soprano
Kristen Rower, soprano
Tom Bailey, tenor
Megan Cook, soprano
Meghan Guse, soprano
Maureen Smith, soprano
Daniel Johanson, baritone
Joshua Smith, tenor
Marysa Abbas, mezzo
Stephen Hobe, baritone
Jennifer Barrett, mezzo
Caroline Shaul, soprano
Leah Rockweit, soprano
Stuart Thompson, baritone

and Myron Silberstein, piano

Opera on Tap Presents: March Monarchies!

Tuesday, February 14th

Heartland Cafe

8PM

$5 suggested donation

 

Join Opera On Tap Chicago’s roster as they play royalty, plot against tyranny, and play around with empire.

Featuring OOT singers:
Amanda Neal, soprano
Stan de Cwikiel, tenor
Ryan Townsend Strand, tenor
Lily Guerrero, soprano
Kristen Rower, soprano
Evita Trembley, mezzo
Megan Besley, soprano
Jonathon Larson, tenor
Erin Moll, mezzo
Jessica Hiltabidle, mezzo
Joshua Smith, tenor
Stuart Thompson, baritone
Kelsea Webb, soprano
Marysa Abbas, mezzo
Megan Cook, soprano
Kat Dalin, mezzo

with Myron Silberstein on piano

Opera on Tap Chicago Presents: Gender Bender III

Tuesday, February 14th

Red Line Tap

8PM

$5 suggested donation

 

Come hear Chicago’s favorite singers blur the borders of Gender in this night of switched perspective! Celebrate Valentine’s Day with us as we play with gender and presentation–you might even learn a thing or two.

Featuring gender-flipped arias and ensembles from La fille du regiment, Le nozze di Figaro, Rigoletto, Don Giovanni, Trouble in Tahiti, Il barbiere di Siviglia, Carmen, Die Zauberflöte, Pagliacci, Pirates of Penzance, and more!

 

Performing:
Maureen Smith
Dennis Kalup
Sarah Thompson Johansen
Stan de Cwiekel, Jr.
Kat Dalin
Megan Besley
Marissa Simmons
Andrea Hansen
Bethany Brautigam
Caroline Wright
Daniel Johanson
Kat Dalin
Joshua Louis Smith
Jessica Hiltabidle
Sam Weiser
Sam Attaguile
Erin Moll
Kirstin Rower
Stephen Hobe
Megan Cook
Marysa Abbas

Myron Silberstein, piano

 

 

Opera on Tap Chicago Presents Operatic Book Club: In The Kitchen

Tuesday, January 24th, 6PM

Cindy Pritzker Auditorium, Harold Washington Library

 

Join us for our fourth program in our recital series Operatic Book Club as we join Julia Child and Alice B. Toklas in the kitchen with Maureen Smith, Teaira Burge, Jessica Hiltabidle, and Saori Chiba on piano!

Opera on Tap Chicago presents this installment at the Harold Washington Library. This recital’s theme centers around cookbooks and the comfort of the kitchen, and will feature local singers performing adaptations about Gertrude Stein and Julia Child.

 

 

Opera On Tap Chicago’s January Show!

Tuesday, January 10th

Red Line Tap

8PM

$5 suggested donation

 

Join Opera On Tap Chicago for a night of strength, hope, and a call to action! Listen to our roster members as they sing from a rich operatic tradition of revolutionary figures and themes, and raise your beer glass to working towards a better tomorrow.

Featuring OOT roster members:
Alexis Bloom, soprano
Andrea Hansen, soprano
Bethany Brautigam, soprano
Claire DiVizio, soprano
Dan Grambow, baritone
Daniel Johanson, baritone
Diana Stoic, soprano
Emily Cox, soprano
Erin Moll, mezzo
Evita Tremblay, mezzo
Jennifer Barrett, soprano
Joachim Luis, tenor
Jonathon Larson, tenor
Lexi Schiano, soprano
Marysa Abbas, mezzo
Megan Besley, soprano
Ryan Townsend Strand, tenor
Samantha Attaguile, mezzo
Stephen Hobe, baritone

Myron Silberstein, piano

Opera On Tap Chicago’s December Show: Holiday Ham & Cheese III

Tuesday, December 13th

Red Line Tap

8PM

$5 suggested donation

 

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Come out to our third annual Holiday Ham and Cheese Concert! Our roster will be stretching themselves to the festive limit with some of Opera’s hammiest and cheesiest music!

In order of appearance:

Alexis Bloom
Dennis Kalup
Stuart Thompson
Harrah Friedlander
Rosalind Hurwitz
Sarah Thompson Johansen
Kelly Bourget
Samantha Farmillant
Jennifer Barrett
Marysa Abbas
Trevor Vanderzee
Marissa Simmons
Ashley Sipka
Justine Scarborough
Evita Trembley
Joachim Luis
Caroline Wright
Kristin Rower
Jessica Hiltebidle

Myron Silberstein, piano

 

 

Opera on Tap Chicago’s November Theme of the Month Show!

Tuesday, November 8th

Red Line Tap

8PM

$5 suggested donation

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Come hear Opera On Tap tackle pieces from the last 50 years! This includes new compositions personifying Donald and Secretary Clinton–don’t forget to bring your Election Night kleenex.

Featuring OOT Roster Members:

Emma Cox, soprano
Stefanie Greene, soprano
Libby Rudolph, soprano
Jennifer Barrett, soprano
Bethany Brautigam, soprano
Kirstin Rower, soprano
Caroline Wright, soprano
Andrea Hansen, soprano
Teaira Burge, soprano
Samantha Attaguile, mezzo
Marissa Simmons, mezzo
Jessica Hiltabidle, mezzo
Ryan Townsend Strand, tenor
Tom Bailey, tenor
Stephen Hobe, baritone
Jonathan Wilson, baritone
Daniel Johanson, baritone

Myron Silberstein, piano

OOToberFest 2016!

Tuesday, October 11th
The TapRoom at Lagunitas
5:30PM-8:30PM
$15

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Join us for Opera On Tap Chicago’s Second Annual OOToberFest concert, featuring opera’s greatest hits!

October is national Opera on Tap month, and to celebrate, OOT-Chicago is hosting our annual fundraising concert including:

-A Silent Auction
-Free Food
-Access to $5 Lagunitas beers straight from the source!

Purchase tickets here.

Some of our silent auction items include:
-4 tickets to a Chicago Opera Theater show of your choice
-A free month of yoga at Centered Studios in Rogers Park
-A free acupuncture session
-Tickets to a UChicago Presents concert
-Giift certificates to Rogers Park Provisions and Rogers Park Social
-Gift certificate from Flatts & Sharpe
-Tickets to Third Eye Theatre Ensemble’s “Dark Sisters”
-And more!
 
Featuring OOT Roster members — Megan Cook, Sarah Thompson Johansen, Sam Weiser, Lily Guerrero, Jake Skipworth, Kate Comegys, Daniel Johanson, Marysa Abbas, Tom Bailey, Justine Scarborough, Jessica Hiltabidle, Dennis Kalup, Alexandra Schiano, Erin Moll, Brett Potts, Leah Rockweit, Kat Dalin, Cody Monta’, and Caroline Wright