Opera Philadelphia

Opera from the comfort of your home

Experience Opera Philadelphia's 2020–2021 season, reimagined for the screen.

Launching in fall 2020, the Opera Philadelphia Channel brings a full season into opera lovers’ homes via their television screens and streaming devices. Subscribe today.

Opera Philadelphia Channel

Opera Philadelphia's new streaming app, for viewing on computers and mobile devices, or via AppleTV, Android TV, Roku, FireTV, and Chromecast.

All-digital lineup

Opera reimagined for the screen, star-studded performances, a beloved classic, a series of all new commissions from visionary composers, and more.

The Lineup Discover the 20–21 Season

Including new presentations of David T. Little’s Soldier Songs and Hans Werner Henze’s El Cimarrón; performances starring tenor Lawrence Brownlee, including Cycles of My Being by Composer in Residence Tyshawn Sorey; and the digital premiere of 2015's La traviata starring soprano Lisette Oropesa.

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From the safety and comfort of your couch, you can explore why Opera Philadelphia has become one of the notable purveyors in the classical music arena. The Broad Street Review

Subscribe Get a full season of opera for only $99

Debuting this fall, the Opera Philadelphia Channel will be available through browsers, streaming apps, and smart TV, bringing the joy of opera into your home. Enjoy the full lineup, plus additional discussions and programming, for an introductory price of $99.


FAQ How to Stream

Answers to all your questions about how to watch the 2020–2021 season on your devices. 

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Reflection & Re-Vision A series of free lectures and discussions

Take a deeper look into the genre of opera by exploring both its musical and theatrical elements and engaging with non-musical scholars to gain a better cultural, social, and historical perspective.

Advertising Be Part of the Opera Philadelphia Channel

The Opera Philadelphia Channel is anticipated to reach upwards of 5,000 demographically desirable viewers over the course of the season, bringing them an exciting mix of classic, new, and rare opera.


We are thrilled to reimagine much of the proposed season, and expand it with new offerings, to be delivered to homes across the world. David B. Devan

The Opera Philadelphia Channel has been made possible by the Disosway Foundation, Inc. and by Wyncote Foundation at the recommendation of Frederick R. Haas and Rafael Gomez.

Major Support has been provided by Ms. Robin Angly, Joel and Sharon Koppelman, and Ellen Steiner.

Additional Support has been provided by Mr. Jeffrey P. Cunard and Ms. Mariko Ikehara, Katie Adams Schaeffer and Tony Schaeffer, the Howard and Sarah D. Solomon Foundation, and Laura A. Williamson.

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