Photo: Gustavo Mirabile.  Bare Opera 2018

upcoming performances



In Recital
Eugene Sirotkine, piano and Leonid Sirotkine, oboe
Music of Yvon, Bach, Schubert, Mozart, Fauré, Brazilian music, etc.
Location: Keene Valley, Adirondacks, NY
Date: August 11, 2018


Previous performances


JUNE 2018

The Art of Listening Series, by Javor Bračić 
Featuring Bare Opera
Ensembles from Rigoletto, Romeo et Juliette, La Traviata and more
Liana Guberman, soprano; Kirsten Scott, mezzo-soprano; SungWook Kim, tenor; Suchan Kim, baritone; Laetitia Ruccolo, piano
Date: Sunday, June 17, 5:00 pm
Location: National Opera Center 330 Seventh Avenue 7th Floor, Placido Domingo Hall, NYC

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"While Hollywood now creates films based on books, there was a time when popular books were made into operas. A quartet of Bare Opera's stars will explore the literary ties of some of the most notable operas ever written: Rigoletto, Romeo et Juliette, La Traviata and more. In collaboration with Bare Opera, the Art of Listening brings you a very special discovery of the creative process behind the famous and beloved opera scenes. Not to be missed final event of the season!"


Bare Opera presents "KARAOKE"
Location: The New Work Project, 97 N 10th Street, Brooklyn, NY
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Date & time: Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 7pm

"Experience an immersive performance of opera and musical theater performed by our company artists, and sing your hearts out with us as we teach you some of the most legendary musical moments in opera. 

After a smash of a debut in The New Work Project space in February, Bare Opera has been invited back to help launch our audience into summertime in New York City."


The US premiere of Charles Wuorinen's Brokeback Mountain - New York City Opera
Soprano chorus
Conductor: Kazem Abdullah
Location: Rose Theatre at Columbus Circle
Dates: May 31, 7:30pm
June 2, 2:00pm
June 3, 4:00pm
June 4, 7:30pm


MAY 2018

Orfeo ed Euridice (Gluck) with the Hudson Valley Singers
Conductor: Eugene Sirotkine
Location: Christ Church Bronxville, 17 Sagamore Road, Bronxville, NY
Date: Saturday, May 19, 2018
Time: 8:00pm


Eu amo o Brazil !
With Eugene Sirotkine
Location: Amadeus Piano Co. 46-50 Magee Ave., Stamford, CT
Date: Saturday, May 12, 2018
Time: 8:00pm










APRIL 2018

Bare Opera Residency at Wellesley College
Bare Opera Concert
Location: Wang Campus Center Anderson Forum (LWC-212)
Date & time: Sunday, April 8, 2018, 7:30pm


MARCH 2018

Bare Opera presents "The Bond of Literature and Opera"
Location: The Kosciuzsko Foundation, 15 East 65th Street, NYC
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Date & time: Tuesday, March 13, 2018 | 7:30 PM

Concert with complimentary champagne reception and hearty hors d'oeuvres



Bare Opera presents "Love is Love": An Opera Soiree without Boundaries
Location: The New Work Project, 97 N 10th Street, Brooklyn, NY
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Date & time: Friday, February 23, 2018 at 7pm

"Keep the romance flowing through the month of February and join Bare Opera in Williamsburg for a love-inspired night of mingling, wine from Roark Wine Company and a 45-minute immersive performance of classic opera love scenes and songs showing the many different ways opera has represented love over the centuries. Tickets starting at $20."



'Tis Love
Concert with the Hudson Valley Singers
A Purcell Celebration
Soprano soloist
Conductor: Eugene Sirotkine
Location: Sommer Center for Worship and Performing Arts Concordia College
171 White Plains Road, Bronxville, NY 10708
General Admission, $30 at the door, $5 Discount for Advanced Online Purchase
Date and Time: Sunday, January 21st, 2018, 3pm




Bare Opera presents Figaro x Figaro
Location: M A D E R A  |  22 Waverly Ave, Brooklyn
Conductor: Sesto Quatrini
Director: Cecilia Ligorio
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December 1, 2, 3 / 8, 9 & 10, 2017, time Fri & Sat at 8pm, and Sun at 2pm





The Art of Listening Series, by pianist Javor Bračić 
Arias from the opera Idomeneo
featuring Liana Guberman, soprano
Location: Opera America, 330 7th Avenue
Sunday, November 5, 5:00 pm



Bare Opera Annual Gala:
Halloween Masquerade
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Location: M A D E R A  |  22 Waverly Ave, Brooklyn
Thursday, October 26, 7:00pm


Private Concert with Eugene Sirotkine (piano) and Leonid Sirotkine (oboe)
The Adirondacks, Keene Valley, NY
Saturday, August 5, 2017


Bare Opera presents Mozart's Die Zauberflöte
Erste Dame (First Lady)
Conductor: Teddy Poll
Director: Justin Griffith Brown
Location: The Gowanus Loft 61 9th St. #C8 Bklyn 11215
June 1, 2, and 3, 2017


Soprano soloist in Beethoven's 9th Symphony and Choral Fantasy
Conductor: Enrique Diemecke
Flint Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
Location: The Whitman, Flint, MI
Saturday, May 13, 2017


Soprano soloist in Handel’s The Ways of Zion Do Mourn (HWV 264) and Eternal Source of Light Divine (HWV 74)
Conductor: Eugene Sirotkine
Hudson Valley Singers and NY Metamorphosis Orchestra
Location: German Lutheran Church of St. Paul, 315 W 22nd St, New York, NY
Saturday, May 6, 2017



Bare Opera presents Rossini's La cambiale di matrimonio 
Conductor: Sesto Quatrini
Arts Flamenco
149 Christopher Street, NYC
Fri, Sat, & Sun, November 4, 5, and 6, 2016


Bare Opera Gala Concert
Flatiron District, New York City
October 3, 2016


Concert with Eugene Sirotkine
Adirondacks, Keene Valley, NY
Venue TBA
Saturday, August 13, 2016


Palm Beach Opera's Ariadne auf Naxos
Conductor: Andreas Delfs
Location: The Kravis Center
701 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
January 22, 23, (7:30pm) and 24 (2:00pm), 2016


Palm Beach Opera's Carmen
Micaëla (cover)
Location: The Kravis Center
701 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
March 18, 19 (7:30pm) and 20 (2:00pm), 2016



Palm Beach Opera's Opera on the Waterfront
featuring Young Artists of Palm Beach Opera
Location: Meyer Ampthitheatre
104 Datura Street
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
December 12, 2015, 2:00pm 


Palm Beach Opera's La Bohème
Mimì (Cover)
Location: The Kravis Center, Palm Beach Opera, FL
701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach, FL 33401
January 16, 17 (7:30pm) and 18 (2:00pm), 2015


Palm Beach Opera's Enemies, A Love Story (by Ben Moore)
Hannah / Masha (Cover)
Conductor: David Stern
Location: The Kravis Center, Palm Beach Opera, FL
February 20, 21 (7:30pm) and 22 (2:00pm), 2015


Concert at Scarsdale Congregational Church
One Heathcote Road, Scarsdale, NY
Liana Guberman, soprano
Brett Terry, piano
Nicholas Lewis, clarinet
Friday, May 1, 2015 at 7:00pm


Bare Opera presents Ravel's L'enfant et les Sortilèges and L'enfant prodigue
Director: Anthony Laciura
Conductor: Sesto Quatrini
Location: Robert Miller Gallery 524 West 26th Street, NYC
May 2, 3 & 4, 2015



Palm Beach Opera's Opera on the Waterfront
Conductor: Greg Ritchey, with the PBO Opera Chorus
Location: Meyer Ampitheatre
104 Datura Street, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401
Palm Beach Opera's second annual concert featuring Young Artists performing
operatic arias and scenes at an outdoor concert
This event is free
December 13, 2014, 2:00pm


Soloist in Handel Concert
"Son nata a lagrimar" duet with mezzo-soprano Alexandra Lushtak
Conductor: Eugene Sirotkine
Greenwich, CT
October 17, 2014


The Giulio Gari Foundation Gala and Winners Concert
The New York Athletic Club, 180 Central Park South, New York, NY 10019
September 28, 2014 at 5:00pm


Music Academy of the West's CABARET
Gerald Sternbach, Music Director
Carol Burnett, Creative Contributor
August 7, 2014, 8:00 pm
Fess Parker Doubletree Resort, Plaza Del Sol
Santa Barbara, CA
Music Academy of the West


Soprano soloist in Mahler's 4th Symphony
"Wir geniessen die himmlischen Freuden"
Conductor: James Gaffigan with MAW faculty orchestra
July 22, 2014, 8pm
Lobero Theater
Santa Barbara, CA
Music Academy of the West


Bizet's Carmen (Covers Performance) 
As Micaëla
Conductor: James Gaffigan
July 22, 2014, 3:15pm
Lehmann Hall
Santa Barbara, CA
Music Academy of the West


Marilyn Horne Song Competition
Songs by Mozart, Britten, and Rachmaninov
With pianist Robert Bosworth III
July 19, 2014, 10am-5pm
Hahn Hall
Santa Barbara, CA
Music Academy of the West


John Churchwell Masterclass
"There Came a Wind Like a Bugle" by Lee Hoiby
With pianist Mario Antonio Marra
July 16, 2014, 3:15pm
Hahn Hall
Santa Barbara, CA
Music Academy of the West


Opera Scenes
From Peter Grimes, Don Giovanni, and The Medium
Directed by Gregory Fortner
Conducted by Warren Jones, John Churchwell, and John Fisher
July 5 and 7, 2014 at 7:30pm
Lobero Theater
Santa Barbara, CA
Music Academy of the West


Marilyn Horne Masterclass
"September" from Strauss' Vier Letzte Lieder
With pianist Robert Bosworth III
June 20, 2014 at 3:15pm
Hahn Hall
Santa Barbara, CA
Music Academy of the West


Opening Concert
Song to the Moon from Rusalka
With pianist Edward Kim
June 18, 2014, 3:15pm
Hahn Hall
Santa Barbara, CA
Music Academy of the West



Loft Opera presents Puccini's La Bohème
Conductor: Dean Buck
The 1896, 215 Ingraham Street, Brooklyn, NY 11237
Phone: 347-763-2210
February 21, 22, 28, March 1, 2014, 8pm; Music begins 9 pm



Selected Verdi Opera Arias & Duets with Mannes Opera
Verdi Square Festival of the Arts
An Free Open-Air One Hour Concert
Location: Verdi Square, West 72nd Street and Broadway, New York City
Sunday, September 22, 2013, 5 pm


Loft Opera presents Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro
Conductor: Dean Buck
Location: the Gowanus Loft, 61 9th Street, Loft C8, Brooklyn, New York
Phone: 347-763-2210
November 7, 8, & 9, 2013, 8 pm


Hymn of Love
Schumann and Von Weber Concert
Conductor: Eugene Sirotkine
Location: El Museo del Barrio, 1230 Fifth Avenue at 104th Street, New York City, NY
Saturday, June 22, 2013, 8 pm

Mannes Opera Young Artists Concert, Led by Ted Taylor
Location: Concert Hall, Mannes School of Music,150 W. 85th Street, NYC
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 - 8 pm


Mannes Opera presents' Mavra by Igor Stravinsky and La Scala di seta by Gioachino Rossini
featuring The Young Artists of the Mannes Opera with The Mannes Orchestra, 
Conductor: Joseph Colaneri, Stage director: Laura Alley
Location: The Sylvia and Danny Kaye Playhouse
Wednesday, December 19th, 2012 at 7:30 pm


Works of Henry Purcell
Conductor: Eugene Sirotkine

  • Pequot Library

720 Pequot Ave., Southport, CT
Friday, December 7, 2012 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

  • St. Ignatius Church

87th Street and West End Avenue, NYC
Saturday, December 8, 2012 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

  • White Plains Presbyterian Church

39 North Broadway, White Plains, NY
Sunday, December 9, 2012 - 3pm to 5pm

All-Debussy Songs Evening
Cinq Poèmes de Baudelaire
Rise of Modernism Festival
Location: Concert Hall, Mannes School of Music, 150 W. 85th Street, NYC
October 26, 2012 - 7:30 pm

The Castleton Festival
Castleton Artists perform an "Opera Scenes Spectacular" and two Evenings of Songs
Liana performs in scenes from Fidelio, Die Entführung aus dem Serail, and Il Viaggio a Reims
Liana sings from the Vier Letzte Lieder (R. Strauss) 
July 21-22, 2012

Mannes Opera presents Mozart's Don Giovanni
Donna Anna
Conductor: Joseph Colaneri
May 5, 2012 - 8pm
Hunter College - Kaye Playhouse, NYC

Mannes Opera Scenes Concert
Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 7:30pm
Mannes Concert Hall
150 West 85th Street, NYC


Rocky Hill Inn
Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, 6pm - 9pm
"Opera Night - New Year's Eve at Rocky Hill Inn "
137 Washington St., Rocky Hill, New Jersey
Reservations suggested:   609-683-8930
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Rocky Hill Inn
Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011, 6pm - 9pm
"Opera Night at Rocky Hill Inn"
137 Washington St., Rocky Hill, New Jersey
Reservations suggested:   609-683-8930
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Cornelia Street Cafe
Monday, Dec. 12, 2011 at 8:30pm
"Bel Canto Studio"
$10 cover plus $10 minimum
29 Cornelia St., NYC
(212) 989-9319

The Fairfield County Chorale
Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011 at 7:30pm
Schumann "Scenes from Goethe's Faust Part III"
Conductor: Eugene Sirotkine
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Mannes Concert Hall
Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011
Evening of Songs about Children and War
150 W. 85th Street, NYC

Salon 33
Princeton, New Jersey
Saturday, July 16, 2011 at 7pm
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Rocky Hill Inn
Opera, Up Close and Personal!  Some Puccini with your pasta?
Wednesday, May 25, 2011, 6pm - 9pm
Saturday, June 18, 2011, 6pm - 9pm
Reservations suggested. 
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Salon 33
Princeton, New Jersey
Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 8pm
With baritone Joseph Flaxman
Limited seating! Reserve ASAP!
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The American Classical Orchestra
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at 8pm
Gretry's Richard the Lionhearted
At the New York Society for Ethical Culture
2 West 64th Street at Central Park West
New York City, NY  

Purchase College Conservatory - Liana's Graduate Recital
Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 7:30pm
Purchase College Music Building, Recital Hall
Reception follows

The Present Day Club
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
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Purchase College Opera - Les Mamelles de Tirésias by Francis Poulenc
March 17th - 20th, 2011 914-251-6200 for tickets
Thérèse on Friday, March 18th, 8 pm and Sunday, March 20th, 2 pm

Rocky Hill Inn, Rocky Hill NJ
Wednesday, December 22, 2010 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Friday, December 31, 2010 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Saturday, February 13, 2011, from 5:00pm to 8:00pm
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The Village Bakery, Lawrenceville, NJ
Friday, December 17, 2010, 7:30 pm
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Bach Festival Concert, Purchase College Conservatory, NY 
Monday, Dec. 13, 2010 at 8 pm
Location:  Purchase College Conservatory, Recital Hall
Performance:  Bach's Trauer-Ode, Bradley Brookshire, harpsichord, Purchase College Camerata
and Chorus
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