Michigan Opera Theatre

Michigan Opera Theatre (MOT) is the principal opera company in Michigan, USA. The company is based in Detroit, where it performs in the Detroit Opera House. Each year it presents an opera and dance season. The company presents four operas in their original language with English supertitles and hosts dance companies with touring repertoire. It also presents musical theatre performances. The company has an orchestra, chorus, children's chorus, and extensive dance and arts education outreach programs. In 2005 MOT won a National Endowment for the Arts, Access to Artistic Excellence grant to support its staging of the world premiere of Margaret Garner.

Read more about Michigan Opera TheatreHistory, Venues, Arts Education and Outreach, The Allesee Dance and Opera Resource Library, Notable Artists, References

Other articles related to "opera, michigan, michigan opera theatre":

David Di Chiera - Career
... manuscripts of eighteenth century opera ... established Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan ... became the founding General Director of Michigan Opera Theatre ...

Famous quotes containing the words theatre and/or opera:

    Our instructed vagrancy, which has hardly time to linger by the hedgerows, but runs away early to the tropics, and is at home with palms and banyans—which is nourished on books of travel, and stretches the theatre of its imagination to the Zambesi.
    George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)

    Are you suggesting that we reopen the Opera with a murder as an added attraction?
    Eric Taylor, Leroux, and Arthur Lubin. Lecours (Fritz Feld)