Opera Philadelphia

Opera on Film

Opera on Film

Film Series
Part of Festival O22

Celebrate opera on the big screen with a series of 12 screenings of more than 30 cinematic operas ranging from adventurous shorts to bold, feature-length productions, including classic opera films, recent works created for the Opera Philadelphia Channel, artist talks, and more. 

Individual screenings on sale in September through the Philadelphia Film Center

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Screenings to be held from September 27-October 2, 2022

The Lineup

Soldier Songs
Soldier Songs September 27 | 7 p.m.
Shorts: Like, Share, Follow
Shorts: Like, Share, Follow September 28 | 6 p.m.
Don Giovanni
Don Giovanni September 28 | 8 p.m.
Shorts: The Opera We Made
Shorts: The Opera We Made September 29 | 6 p.m.
The Copper Queen
The Copper Queen September 30 | 2 p.m.
Sibyl + Polia & Blastema
Sibyl + Polia & Blastema September 30 | 6 p.m.
Carmen: A Hip Hopera
Carmen: A Hip Hopera September 30 | 8 p.m.
Obscura Nox + After/Glow
Obscura Nox + After/Glow October 1| 6 p.m.
Shorts: Opera Boldly Goes…
Shorts: Opera Boldly Goes… October 2 | 1:30 p.m.
Goodbye, Mr. Chips
Goodbye, Mr. Chips October 2 | 4 p.m.

Opera Philadelphia received more than 800 submissions to Opera on Film via FilmFreeway. Submissions closed on May 15, 2022. 

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