Opera in the Park 2013

Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 8 p.m. | Garner Park | Free Admission
(rain date: Sunday, July 14, 8 p.m.)

Opera in the Park, Madison Opera’s gift to the community, is a night like no other. The stars appear in the sky over Garner Park, the light sticks glow in the audience, and singers from our upcoming season take the stage to share their favorite arias and ensembles from opera and Broadway. This free concert is the perfect way to spend a summer evening.

Performed by the outstanding talents of the Madison Opera Chorus, the Madison Symphony Orchestra, and some of opera’s brightest stars, Opera in the Park is a FREE community event perfect for audiences of ALL ages!

Madison Opera is proud to present the 12th annual Opera in the Park concert on Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 8pm. Garner Park opens at 7am the day of the concert. Blankets, chairs, food and beverages are allowed. 


Caitlin Cisler

Nmon Ford

Brian Jagde

Alexandra LoBianco

John DeMain



The Madison Opera Chorus, Madison Youth Choirs, and the Madison Symphony Orchestra

Concert Information

Repertoire: Click on the "Synopsis" link in the Discovery sidebar on the left of the page to view the repertoire. The Opera in the Park 2013 Guide will give you the opportunity to learn more about the music.

Run time: The concert lasts approximately 2 hours, including one intermission. Garner Park opens at 7 a.m. and closes immediately following the concert.

Location: Garner Park is located at 333 South Rosa Road, Madison, WI 53705. View map.

Parking: Free parking is located opposite Mineral Point Road in University Research Park, as well as off S. Rosa Road at CUNA Mutual Group. Handicap drop-off is located at the park pathway off of S. Rosa Road.

Weather Updates: Get weather information and alerts with the Opera in the Park Weather Tracker here.

Volunteer Positions: We need you! For more information about available volunteer positions for Opera in the Park, click here.

Related Events

Opera in the Park Raffle: Enter for a chance to win cash prizes or tickets to the 2013/14 season, all while supporting the Opera in the Park Fund. Learn more here.

Prelude Dinner:
Make the evening even more special by joining us for the Prelude Dinner.

Thank You to our Media Sponsors
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