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NOOL Board Information

President: Mary Hamlin,, 440-461-2533

V P John Chipka:, 216-252-7074

Treasurer: Bob Cutler,, 216-752-6052

Secretary: Carole Rieck,, 216-226-7389

Checks sent to Bob: 21522 S. Woodland Rd, Shaker Hts, Oh 44122-3027

Membership Chair: Phyllis Donnelly-Ingold,, 216-268-4160

Membership info sent to Phyllis: One Bratenahl Place, 3610, Bratenahl, Oh 44108-1153

Corresponding Secretary: Carole Roske,, (440) 871-4797

Web Master: Greg Polyak, 866-444-1004

Please feel free to contact Greg with any NE Ohio opera information to get included on our website. 

Opera Houses from around the world. Click on the link then on each photo for more information.

Opera Houses Around the World

Welcome to our website from all of our Northern Ohio Opera League members.

Mission and Purpose of NOOL (Northern Ohio Opera League)

To Support Opera in Northern Ohio

Communities need active arts and sports programs to enhance the overall living environment. NOOL is dedicated in helping Opera through its own programs, events and benefits. We use local talent to help them remain active in their own art form. Help us help our community learn and enjoy this high art form. You can support the effort with ads or donations but it is far more fun attending our programs to enjoy quality music, meeting new people and yes maybe even becoming active by joining with our members putting the programs together and getting the satisfaction of keeping alive the Arts in Cleveland. Bravo, Brava!

Opera Per Tutti, New Name

Opera Per Tutti, New Name

Dec 12, 2014

Opera Per Tutti is changing it's name, not quality, to Cleveland Opera Theater. While Opera Per Tutti always was one of our favorite Opera Groups in Northern Ohio it's name didn't reflect what area it performed in. Opera Per Tutti meant "Opera For All" so it's new name will let all know where it performs. While I (Greg Polyak) loved the name Opera Per Tutti, I understand the name change to move it into a larger importance to the area NOOL supports, Northern Ohio. If you have never been to one of their performances I highly suggest you attend because Andrea Annelli always demands and succeeds in presenting real quality.

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Opera On The Playbill

Opera Circle: Donizetti's Don Pasquale

Opera Circle presents: Gaetano Donizetti's great comic opera Don Pasquale. Westlake High School Performing Arts Center 27830 Hilliard Blvd, Westlake, Oh. Fri Feb 20, 2015 and Sun Feb 22 at 3:00pm. A Bus is expected to offer a bus ride from Beachwood Place with a small fee.

Opera Circle: Madam Butterfly

Opera Circle presents Giacomo Puccini's beloved Madam Butterfly at the Ohio Theater, Playhouse Square Saturday June 13, 2015 @ 7:30 pm.

More information to follow.

Metropolitan Opera Live Transmitions to movie theaters

Severance Stadium 14 in Cleveland Hts,
Hudson Cinema 10
Crocker Park Stadium 16 with IMAX, Westlake
Southpark Mall, Strongsville
Montrose Movies 12, Akron
Cinemark at Valley View with HD

2014/2015 Season:

Lehár's - The Merry Widow staring Renée Fleming Jan 17, 2015

Offenbach's - Les Contes D'Hoffmann Jan 31, 2015

Links to many other Opera venues on Stage, Movie Theaters, or TV.

For The Ohio Light Opera - Wooster, Ohio

For Oberlin Conservatory of Music:

For Canton Comic Opera Company

For Youngstown Area Opera

For Sandusky State Theater:

For Cincinnati Opera:

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