opera Opera Idaho Takes On A Modern Classic, Led By Sun Valley Conductor By Tom Michael • Apr 6, 2018 Sun Valley Summer Symphony A Streetcar Named Desire, the play by Tennessee Williams, was made famous by the hit 1950s movie starring Marlon Brando and Vivien Leigh. Opera Idaho is presenting an operatic version this weekend in Boise. From Mariachi To Opera: Soprano Recalls Her Roots In Southern Idaho By Tom Michael • Nov 10, 2017 Vanessa Preziose / Courtesy of the artist Not many opera stars claim Southern Idaho as their home. Cecilia Violetta Lopez does. This weekend the soprano returns to the Gem State to perform " Music of the Americas " for the Boise Philharmonic.