Cast

Lawrence Brownlee
as Charlie Parker
Angela Brown
as Addie Parker
Will Liverman*
as Dizzy Gillespie
Tamara Mumford
as Baroness Pannonica ("Nica") de Koenigswarter
Rachel Sterrenberg*
as Chan Parker
Angela Mortellaro
as Doris Parker
J'nai Bridges
as Rebecca Parker

Creative Team

*Opera Philadelphia Debut

The Aurora Series is underwritten by the Wyncote Foundation.
The production of Charlie Parker’s YARDBIRD received funding from OPERA America’s Opera Fund.

World Premiere | American Repertoire Program