The timeless story of Faust who sells his soul to the Devil in exchange for youth and love!
Mefistofele’s sensational Easter, Witches’ Sabbath, and Prison scenes are bookended by the overwhelming Prologue and Epilogue featuring
- onstage 50-member orchestra
- scenes rising up from the orchestra pit
- 100+ choristers, and
- brass choirs placed throughout the magnificent Tennessee Theatre!
Mefistofele: Hidenori Inoue*
Faust: Kirk Dougherty
Margherita: Abigail Santos-Villalobos*
Music Director and Conductor: Brian Salesky
Stage Director: Brian Deedrick
Choreographer: Brynn Yeager*
Knoxville Opera Chorus
Momentum Dance Lab*
Knoxville Symphony Orchestra
*Knoxville Opera debut
Please visit the event page on Knoxville Opera's website for up-to-date information, including Covid guidelines. Single tickets go on sale November 1, 2021
Make sure to enter the poster contest! The winner will have their art featured as the official opera poster AND win a $750 cash prize. Deadline October 31, 2021.