Houston Grand Opera
Nationally and internationally recognized, the Houston Grand Opera is the only opera company in the world to win a Tony, two Grammy and two Emmy Awards. Committed to commissioning and producing new works, the company has performed more than 40 premieres and six American premieres since 1973. Founded in 1955, HGO is now under the general direction of Anthony Freud and performs six shows a season in the Wortham Theater Center, alongside various special events and educational programs. Past productions include The Little Prince, Madame Butterfly, Cosi fan tutte and Little Women.