What do an ice princess, druids, a clown, artists, nuns, slaves, a jester, and a pharaoh have in common? They can all be seen in a New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera production, just in time for the holiday season. If you missed a production, want to see a performance again, or are looking for a present for a special person, shop locally and give the gift of a Verismo Opera performance on DVD.

See Ancient China and Gaul

This holiday season, travel to ancient China and see Giacomo Puccini’s Turandot on your first stop around the globe. Then, continue your voyage to Gaul set during the time of the druids under the rule of the Roman Empire in Vincenzo Bellini’s Norma.

This holiday season, see the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera's Turandot from the comfort of your home.

See the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s Turandot this holiday season.

These grand operas, both seen on the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera stage this year, are available on DVD for $40 each. Furthermore, free shipping is provided.

Place your order now, with the opera’s name and the quantity, and receive your purchase just in time for the holidays! Make checks payable to Verismo Opera and mail to NJAVO, POB 3024, Fort Lee, NJ 07024-9024.

Classic Verismo Opera Library

If you missed one of the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s productions from previous years or want to see an opera again, check out these classics from our extensive repertoire on DVD:

Georges Bizet

  • Carmen – 2015
  • Carmen – 2008

Gaetano Donizetti

  • Lucia di Lammermoor – 2015

Ruggerio Leoncavallo

  • I Pagliacci – 2013

Pietro Mascagni

  • Cavalleria Rusticana – 2013

Giacomo Puccini

  • La Boheme – 2000
  • La Boheme – 2014
  • Gianni Schicchi – 2013
  • Madama Butterfly – 2012
  • Suor Angelica -2013
  • Tosca – 2011
  • Tosca – 2017

Giuseppe Verdi

  • Aida – 2011
  • Aida – 2017
  • Un Ballo in Maschera – 2009
  • Rigoletto – 2010
  • Rigoletto – 2016
  • La Traviata – 2014

Purchase an Opera Gift This Holiday Season

During the holiday season, these operas are available for the special sale price of $25. Free shipping is also provided.  Furthermore, funds raised from the DVD sale support the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera’s work bringing grand opera and classical music to the community.

Making a purchase is easy.  First, place your order by mail and provide the name of the opera and quantity requested.  Second, include a check or money order made out to Verismo Opera. Also, remember to sign the check.  Third, send your order to Verismo Opera, POB 3024, Fort Lee, NJ 07024-9024.

Support Verismo Opera

Support the organization’s work with a donation or designate a Verismo Opera program.  Give a gift in honor or memory of a loved one.   Furthermore, donations continue the company’s work for several programs.  These include opportunities for young, up-and-coming artists to perform, as well as the Annual International Vocal Competition’s cash awards to talented artists of all ages.  Also, donations support the extensive concert series presented in seniors centers, nursing homes, and organizations that care for challenged adults, as well as free summer concerts open to the public.

Make a donation online of any size today. You may also make a contribution with a check made out to NJAVO and sent to P.O. Box 3024, Fort Lee, NJ 07024-9024. Furthermore, the New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera is a a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization.  Donations are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.