The Old Maid and the Thief

by Gian Carlo Menotti

Poster of The Old Maid and the Thief

The Opera Theatre of Yale College’s fall show is Gian Carlo Menotti’s one-act opera “The Old Maid and the Thief,” a small-cast show originally composed for the radio in 1939. The opera runs about an hour and will be accompanied by piano.

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Performance Dates & Times

October 16, 2015 - 8:00pm

October 17, 2015 - 2:00pm

October 17, 2015 - 8:00pm


Crescent Underground

Venue Accessibility: 
Venue lobby is accessible via elevators located near both the Morse and Stiles dining halls. Upper seating is accessible via main venue entrance. Facilities and stage level seating are accessible via a ramp to the left of the main venue entrance.


Miss Pinkerton (evenings)
Miss Pinkerton (matinee)
Radio Announcer

Production Team

Costume Designer
Lighting Designer
Musical Director
Stage Manager