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Friday Arts, the arts, culture and entertainment magazine of WHYY Television, recently went behind-the-scenes for workshop rehearsals in the Kimmel’s Innovations Studio. In this enlightening and informative preview, they talk with tenor Lawrence Brownlee, who stars as Charlie Parker; soprano Angela Brown, who plays Parker’s mother; director Ron Daniels, composer Daniel Schnyder, and librettist Bridgette A. Wimberly; and witness the excitement that is building around Charlie Parker’s YARDBIRD.

24 Apr 2015

Casting for Don Carlo

16 Apr 2015

Tenor Dimitri Pittas talks about performing the title role in Opera...

14 Apr 2015
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9 Apr 2015

Bass-baritone Eric Owens comes home to tackle a dream role he has never before...

1 Apr 2015
12 Mar 2015

Today, on the 60th anniversary of Charlie Parker’s death, Opera Philadelphia...

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