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3 Mar 2015

This week’s sold-out production of Ariadne auf Naxos is dazzling audiences with its stunning ensemble performance of Richard Strauss's opera. The production also has everyone asking the same question: What are Gilligan, the Skipper (too), the Millionaire, the Movie Star, the Professor and Mary Ann doing on an opera stage?

6 Feb 2015

Reflections on Wilde's unique understanding of the relationship between truth...

6 Nov 2014

Lembit Beecher, Opera Philadelphia's current Composer in Residence continues...

26 Sep 2014

Rossini was a master of funny, passionate, and quite frankly, totally absurd...