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The Opera Alligator in Il Trovatore

Posted by Opera Gal in Props

For those who don’t already know, our props master has a plastic alligator, about 18 inches long. For years now, the alligator has been camouflaged and placed somewhere in each Utah Opera production. If you can find the alligator, just email the ticket office at…

The Weapons of Il Trovatore

Posted by Utah Opera in Props

I don’t think I’ll be giving anything away if I tell you that there might be a swordfight or two in Il Trovatore. Which means a whole table of swords for the cast: Maybe a crossbow or two: And what opera is complete without a…

Opera Props for Il Trovatore

Posted by Utah Opera in Props

The cast from Il Trovatore is here, and my human is very busy getting props together. I had Opera Gal take this photos for you: I think props are the best part of an opera! (And I’m not just saying that because the Propsmaster gives…

Opera goes to the dogs.

Posted by Opera Gal in Productions

Operas can be difficult enough to pull off, but that’s even more true when you add an animal to the mix. What if you add two? I’d like you to meet the two dogs who have joined our cast for Of Mice and Men: Sabbie…