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D and K

Support Denis & Katya

Denis & Katya is a nominee for the prestigious FEDORA GENERALI Prize for Opera, worth €150,000. As part of the competition, we have just launched a crowdfunding campaign to raise €20,000. Learn more about the project and support this innovative new work premiering at Festival O19!

La bohème trailer

La bohème is only a few weeks away! Watch the trailer for this beloved revival of Puccini's opera inspired by Impressionist works from the Barnes Foundation and Philadelphia Museum of Art. La bohème opens Friday, April 26 at the Academy of Music.

Boheme trailer

Midsummer singer wins Met Competition

Tenor Miles Mykkanen, who played Flute in February's A Midsummer Night's Dream, was one of five winners, out of nine finalists, of the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions on March 31. Congratulations, Miles!

Devan honored

Opera Philadelphia General Director & President David B. Devan is a recipient of the Anne d'Harnoncourt Award for Artistic Excellence from the Arts + Business Council of Greater Philadelphia, which spotlights the region’s Creative Community and its leaders, volunteers, artists, organizations, and partnerships.

Musical America

Midsummer artists profiled in Musical America

Musical America profiled bass Patrick Guetti and mezzo-soprano Siena Licht Miller. Guetti is an Academy of Vocal Arts alum who appeared in A Midsummer Night's Dream in February as Snug and is one of two singers representing the United States in the 2019 Cardiff Singer of the World Competition, and Miller is a student at the Curtis Institute of Music and an Opera Philadelphia Emerging Artist.

Brownlee feature

Watch this feature on Opera Philadelphia Artistic Advisor and star tenor Lawrence Brownlee. Brownlee talked to the North Carolina television station about his musical upbringing and opera career, as well as his work with Opera Philadelphia to expand diversity in opera. 

Sounds of Learning

Students perform original operas

The students of Francis Scott Key School participating in Sound of Learning performed at Bregy Elementary on March 22. See some photos from their performance. Opera was never more adorable. 

T-VOCE concert

See Opera Philadelphia's Teen Voices of the City Ensemble in a free one-hour concert, "Unity in Diversity," on Wednesday, April 10. The concert will explore identity both individual and communal through art, dance, music, and spoken word. 


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