Love: Surrender | Wolf Trap
Love: Surrender

Opera UNTRAPPED OnlineLove: SurrenderScenes from La bohème and Eugene Onegin

SUN 8/9


Wolf Trap Sessions
Opera UNTRAPPED Online
Virtual Performance
Discovery, infatuation, rejection, realization. Love: Surrender celebrates the explosive power of romantic love and its heartbreaking turns through the sublime music of Puccini and Tchaikovsky. This stripped-down performance of these pillars of WTO’s original 2020 season planning allow the voices to truly take center stage.
La bohème
La bohème Synopsis – Full Story
Rejuvenating the Experience of La bohème by William Berger

Eugene Onegin
Eugene Onegin Synopsis – Full Story
A Heroine to Cherish: The Emotional Journey of Tchaikovsky’s Tatyana by Roger Pines


Filene Artists
Jonathan Bryan, baritone
Chanae Curtis, soprano
Thomas Glass, baritone
Mackenzie Gotcher, tenor
Shannon Jennings, soprano
Yunuet Laguna, soprano
Leia Lensing, mezzo-soprano
Conor McDonald, baritone
Brian Michael Moore, tenor
Nicholas Newton, bass-baritone
Wm. Clay Thompson, bass

Creative Team
Stephanie Rhodes Russell, conductor
Crystal Manich, film and stage director

Music Staff
Nate Raskin, coach
Nicolò Sbuelz, Italian coach
Yelena Kurdina, Russian coach
Alex Munger, Coaching Fellow
Yuri Aoki, Coaching Fellow


La bohème 
Act 1
Act 2, Scene 1
Act 3, Scene 2

Rodolfo…..Mackenzie Gotcher
Marcello…..Jonathan Bryan
Schaunard…..Conor McDonald
Colline…..Nicholas Newton
Mimi…..Yunuet Laguna
Musetta…..Chanae Curtis
Jeremy Harr*…..Benoit / Alcindoro
*Studio Artist

Eugene Onegin
Act 1 – Quartet
Act 2 - Lensky’s Aria
Act 3 - Quartet

Tatyana…..Shannon Jennings
Olga…..Leia Lensing
Lensky…..Brian Michael Moore
Onegin…..Thomas Glass
Gremin…..Wm. Clay Thompson
Larina…..Gretchen Krupp


Illustrations by Nick Ogonosky

Dan and Gayle D’Aniello
Wolf Trap 2021 Season Underwriters
Dan and Gloria Logan
WTO 2021 Digital Streaming Sponsors
Revada Foundation of the Logan Family
2021 Young Artist Showcase Sponsor
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