Opera Philadelphia

Opera in the Park

FDR Park - Olmsted Overlook (Gazebo)
1500 Pattison Avenue

Bring the whole family for an evening of live performances, food trucks, and opera on the big screen at FDR Park! This event is presented in partnership with Fairmount Park Conservancy

7:00   Live performances by baritone Kevin Godínez, soprano Ethel Trujillo, and pianist Ting Ting Wong.
7:30   Outdoor movie screening of Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel (Spanish and English subtitles)

In Opera Ithaca’s 90-minute adaptation of Engelbert Humperdinck’s classic, two children lost in the woods are captured by a celebrity chef witch, who hosts the kids on her cooking show as both the guest stars...and the main ingredients.

The event will take place outdoors on the lawn of FDR Park's Olmsted Overlook (Gazebo). Guests are invited to pack their own picnic dinner with blankets or chairs.

The consumption and possession of alcohol is strictly prohibited at this event.

Public Transportation: FDR Park is located within a short walk of NRG Station on the SEPTA Broad Street Line.

Parking: Free parking available

FDR Park

Dates are in 2023.

Sun, Sep 10 6:30 p.m.

Registration encouraged but not required

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The William Penn Foundation provides lead support for Opera in the Park.

Hansel and Gretel is a production of Opera Ithaca.

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