Opera Philadelphia's Opera at the Academy series, takes place at the historic Academy of Music, four blocks south of City Hall. We also regularly perform at the Perelman Theater in the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. For our inaugural festival, O17, we will also present works at The Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Barnes Foundation and The Wilma Theater.
The Academy of Music and Perelman Theater are part of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts.
Opera at the Academy Academy of Music
Broad and Locust Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Owned by the Philadelphia Orchestra and part of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, this magnificent 19th century opera house is the oldest venue in the United States still used for its original purpose.
Festival O The Perelman Theater
300 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia
The 650-seat theater has a unique 75-foot-diameter turntable stage that transforms the Perelman from an intimate recital hall with outstanding acoustics to a proscenium theater.
Festival O The Wilma Theater
265 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Opened in 1996, the intimate 296-seat Wilma Theater, designed by renowned theater architect Hugh Hardy, is home to some of Philadelphia's most bold and original theatrical works.
Festival O The Barnes Foundation
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130
The Barnes Foundation's Philadelphia campus houses the world-renowned art collection of Dr. Albert C. Barnes.
Festival O Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130
Philadelphia's landmark art museum is home to over 240,000 objects and, of course, those irresistible "Rocky steps."