Opera Philadelphia

On Stage 2018 - 2019

Discover our 44th Season

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Lucia di Lammermoor
Sept. 2018

Lucia di Lammermoor

New Production
Music by Gaetano Donizetti
Libretto by Salvadore Cammarano
Opera at the Academy
Performed in Italian with English supertitles

Sky on Swings
Sept. 2018

Sky on Swings

World Premiere
Music by Lembit Beecher
Libretto by Hannah Moscovitch
American Repertoire Program
Performed in English with English supertitles

Ne Quittez Pas: A Reimagined La voix humaine
Sept. 2018

Ne Quittez Pas: A Reimagined La voix humaine

New Production & Company Premiere
Music by Francis Poulenc
Libretto by Jean Cocteau
Based on the play by Jean Cocteau
Performed in French with English supertitles

Glass Handel
Sept. 2018

Glass Handel

World Premiere Production
Music of George Frideric Handel & Philip Glass
Performed in English and Italian

Queens of the Night
Sept. 2018

Queens of the Night

Music Direction & Arrangements by Daniel Kazemi
Performed in English

Fridays at Field
Sept. 2018

Fridays at Field

A Midsummer Night's Dream
Feb. 2019

A Midsummer Night's Dream

U.S. Production Premiere
Music by Benjamin Britten
Libretto by Benjamin Britten & Peter Pears
Based on the play by William Shakespeare
Opera at the Academy
Performed in English with English supertitles

Don Giovanni
Mar. 2019

Don Giovanni

New Production
Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte
Curtis Opera Theatre at the Perelman
Performed in Italian with English supertitles

La bohème
Apr.–May 2019

La bohème

Beloved Revival
Music by Giacomo Puccini
Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa
Opera at the Academy
Performed in Italian with English supertitles

Empty the House
May 2019

Empty the House

New Production
Music by Rene Orth
Libretto by Mark Campbell
Curtis Opera Theatre at the Perelman
Performed in English with English Supertitles

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