More press for Messiah! Get your tickets! This is an experience you won’t want to miss!

“…the singers of Inverse Opera will do the same for its text—“telling the story, not just singing it well,” …Director Rob Scherzer describes the troupe’s Messiah as a “dramatic recreation of the piece . . . taking the piece they’ve all done a thousand times and trying to find some more specific truths” in it.” -Seattle Weekly


Enjoy an intimate chamber rendition of Handel’s Messiah as The Inverse Opera infuses this baroque masterpiece with holiday magic. Twelve of Seattle’s finest vocalists give voice to the time-honored tale, inviting you to hear the story afresh. Handel’s Messiah is a story of joy, pain, mystery and peace – sung through stunning strains and recounting the life of Jesus.

General Admission Tickets
Adults: $25
Seniors: $20
Age 25 and Under: $15

To purchase tickets call Taproot Theatre’s Box Office 206.781.9707 or buy online at

Performances at Taproot Theatre’s Kendall Center
208 N. 85th Street, Seattle

To view a sneak peak from rehearsal visit: Messiah Rehearsal Preview!

1O6A0112-2784053169-O Soloists: Sonia Perez, John Coons, Danny Oakden & Erica Row

Our Artists:

Directed by: Robert Scherzer
Music Directed: Michael Nutting
Pianist: Jeff Bell
Soprano Soloist: Erica Row
Alto Soloist: Sonia Perez
Tenor Soloist: John Coons
Bass Soloist: Danny Oakden
Ensemble: Sarah Davis, Rory Eaden, Hayley Gaarde, Will Halsey, Derek Sellers, Sarah Meadow Walsh, Robert Wilson and Erin Wise.

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Left to Right: Will Halsey, Derek Sellers, Michael Nutting, Jeff Bell, Sarah Meadow Walsh, Rory Eaden, Hayley Gaarde, Robert Wilson and Rob Scherzer