Performer: Washington National Opera

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WashingtonCandide

Bernstein: Candide
Nicole Paiement; Francesca Zambello; Washington National Opera; James Noone; Jennifer Moeller; Kathryn Lewek; Alek Shrader

WashingtonDon CarloNew production

Verdi: Don Carlo(s)
Philippe Auguin; Tim Albery; Washington National Opera; Andrew Lieberman; Constance Hoffman; Eric Owens; Peter Volpe

WashingtonThe Barber of Seville

Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)
Maurizio Benini; Peter Kazaras; Washington National Opera; Allen Moyer; James Scott; Isabel Leonard; Taylor Stayton
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Graffiti meets Nefertiti: Aida in Washington DC

Francesca Zambello’s engaging Aida opened the season at Washington National Opera, eventually getting into its stride. 
****1
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Madama Butterfly an aesthetic treat at WNO

Kaneko's vivid designs grace this charming Butterfly. 
****1
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An unforgettable emotional experience

American composer Jake Heggie's early opera performed by Washington National Opera was one of those rare experiences of an opera full of raw power and wrenching emotion with superb performers that one is not likely to forget soon.
*****
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Opera in Jazz: Terence Blanchard's Champion

Washington National Opera continues its cycle of social justice operas.
***11
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Washington National Opera's sparkling Daughter of the Regiment

Robert Longbottom's take on Donizetti's Daughter of the Regiment captures the spirit of bel canto in Washington DC. 
****1
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