THE GARDEN STATE OPERA
The Garden State Opera, was founded in 1999 with the purpose of offering quality opera productions at low ticket prices in New Jersey. GSO offers fully staged opera productions with orchestra and projected titles and has performed in Passaic, Essex and Bergen counties with singers and musicians from the NYC metro area. The Garden State Opera has been performing in the Caldwell University Concert Series in collaboration with the College's Music Department since 2005. For its programs presented in Passaic County, the Garden State Opera has received grants from the Passaic County Cultural & Heritage Council since 2003. The Garden State Opera is a 501 (c) (3) non profit organization.
THE ACHELIS AND BODMAN FOUNDATIONS
CALDWELL UNIVERSITY MUSIC DEPARTMENT
PASSAIC COUNTY CULTURAL AND HERITAGE COUNCIL
NEW JERSEY MUSIC AND ARTS, INC.
Francesco Santelli, Artistic and Music Director
Dan Yates, Stage Director
Dr. Laura Greenwald, Chorus Master
Caldwell University Chorale
Master Chorus Camerata
Art of Motion Dance Theatre
Shawn Chang and Julia Chou, Accompanists
Dan Yates, Sets Designer
Mary Krous, Marketing
GARDEN STATE OPERA The New Jersey Opera Company - 2017 Season