Visually, musically, and vocally gorgeous, this is a delectable MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM.
Benjamin Britten’s music still sounds wonderfully imaginative and modern
Opera Philadelphia’s new co-production of Mozart’s MARRIAGE OF FIGARO is fast, lively and a wonderful way to be introduced to opera.
Giacomo Puccini (born 1858) left his last opera, TURANDOT, unfinished at his death in 1924.
A uniformly wonderful cast provide bright, sunshiny fun in this lively, fast-moving, exuberant staging of Gaetano Donizetti’s romantic comedy.
A refreshed rendition of Verdi’s tragic opera features the impressive house and role debut of Lisette Oropesa as the titular “fallen woman” and a stunning design that purposefully pairs the distant past with recent times.