Forgot your password?
View Photo Credit  
Ausrine Stundyte as Cio-Cio-San, Elizabeth Janes as Butterfly’s child and Sarah Larsen as Suzuki in Seattle Opera's production of Puccini's Madama Butterfly. Photo by Elise Bakketun.
North American Works Directory Listing
The Vinland Traveler
Dean Burry
Canadian composer/librettist Dean Burry has worked mainly in the operatic field, with a strong desire to create meaningful yet entertaining works for young audiences and families. His opera "The Brothers Grimm" may be the most performed Canadian opera.
Dean Burry
Caroline Schiller (Director/Music Director)
Calvin Powell (Snorri/Karlsefni)
Jonathan Reed (The Merchant/Thorvald)
Suzanne Rigden (Ingvildur/The Puffin)
Sharon Tikiryan (Gudrid)
May 17, 2006
MUN Opera Roadshow
The year is 1030 AD. Snorri, an Icelandic farmer searches Europe to reveal the story of his parents’ journey to the New World. It is the story of Snorri’s own birth and the Viking’s struggle to overcome their own violent nature in the face of unknown peril.
4 singers (S, Mz, T, Bar)
Contemporary lyrical opera
Dean Burry

Fall 2014 Magazine Issue
  • Are Women Different?
  • Preparing for Klinghoffer
  • Emerging Artists: Act One

Contact Us
330 Seventh Avenue, New York, NY 10001
P 212-796-8620 • F 212-796-8621
From Airport:
The easiest way to reach the OPERA America offices is to get a cab at the airport. Cost is $40-45
(not including tip).
  • JFK - Take the AirTrain ($5 - approx. 15 minutes) to the Jamaica Street Station and transfer to the Long Island Railroad (LIRR). Take the LIRR to Penn Station ($12 - approx. 35 minutes). See Penn Station directions below.
  • LaGuardia - Take the M60 Bus to the Hoyt Ave/31st Street. Get on the or Train and take that to 42nd/Times Square Station. Follow the Times Square Station directions below.
  • Newark - Take the New Jersey Transit train to Penn Station ($15 - approx. 45 min). See the Penn Station Directions below.

From Penn Station/Madison Square Garden:
Leave the station through the 7th Avenue/33rd Street exit and walk south for four blocks. The building is on
the right hand side.

From Grand Central Station:
Take the Train to the 42nd/Times Square station and transfer to the Train.
Take the Train to the 28th Street stop and walk north on 7th Avenue.
The building is on the same block as the train stop.

From 42nd Street/Times Square:
Take the Train to the 28th Street stop and walk north on 7th Avenue.
The building is on the same block as the train stop.

For more detailed directions, most up-to-date pricing or to specify a different starting location, please visit the
MTA Web site.