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PREVIEW: Ariadne auf Naxos

Minnesota Opera’s production of the classic Richard Strauss opera Ariadne auf Naxos opens tomorrow at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts. Here’s a peek at the stunning visual designs by set designer Robert A. Dahlstrom, costume designer Cynthia Savage, and lighting designer Connie Yun (after original lighting designs by Robert Wierzel):

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Not all creative teams agree on everything.
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However you try, a company might still not perform your piece correctly.
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Steinway & Sons is the piano maker of choice for dancing on top of things.
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Sometimes you just can’t your cast to take things seriously.
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Who doesn’t love fireworks?
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Or storytelling.
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Look, it was just a wardrobe malfunction.

 

 

All photographs are by Dan Norman.

There, there, we'll get through this.
There, there, we’ll get through this. The bathroom lines at the Ordway aren’t that long.
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