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Marietta Simpson (Martha) and Frederica von Stade (Danny) © Steven Pisano
Philadelphia

Sky on Swings: a heart-wrenching world première at Opera Philadelphia

By , 20 September 2018
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Joseph Gaines (Dan Leno) and Daniela Mack (Elizabeth Cree) © Steven Pisano for Opera Philadelphia
Philadelphia

Murder She Wrote: Elizabeth Cree launch Opera Philadelphia's Fall Festival

By , 14 September 2017
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Kiera Duffy (Bess) © Dominic M Mercier for Opera Philadelphia
Philadelphia

Flawed masterpiece: Missy Mazzoli's Breaking the Waves opens in Philadelphia

By , 22 September 2016
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Lawrence Brownlee (Charlie Parker) © Dominic M. Mercier
Philadelphia

He knew why the caged bird sings: Charlie Parker's Yardbird at Opera Philadelphia

By , 07 June 2015
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Ashley Milanese (Zerbinetta) and Jean-Michel Richer (Scaramuccio) © Cory Weaver
Philadelphia

Good singing and pop references in Curtis Opera Theater's Ariadne auf Naxos

By , 04 March 2015
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Frederica von Stade © Kelly & Massa
Philadelphia

Flicka Shines in Lackluster East Coast Première

By , 08 June 2014
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Dirk Brossé conducts the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia © Janette McVey
Philadelphia

Michel Legrand's Harp Concerto premières with the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia

By , 09 February 2014
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Patricia Schuman  ©  courtesy of Opera Philadelphia; photo by Kelly & Massa
Philadelphia

Opera Phila's Powder Her Face a shiny triumph

By , 09 June 2013
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The wives of The Prophet, left to right: Margaret Lattimore, Eve Gigliotti, Jennifer Zetlan, Caitlin
Philadelphia

Opera Phila's Dark Sisters powerfully illuminates female suffering

By , 10 June 2012
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Christian Gerhaher  ©  Hiromichi Yamamoto
Philadelphia

Christian Gerhaher and András Schiff: A true musical partnership

By , 10 May 2012
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Sarah Shafer and Joshua Stewart,  ©  Curtis Institute of Music
Philadelphia

Curtis students excel in a rare Henze revival in Philadelphia

By , 16 March 2012
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Ian Bostridge,  ©  Simon Fowler
Philadelphia

Ian Bostridge and Julius Drake: Two Master Artists, Two Master Composers

By , 07 March 2012
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©  Kelly & Massa Photography
Philadelphia

Stunning Outcome for OCP with Challenging 'Phaedra'

By , 12 June 2011
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