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Upcoming Events

2014-2015 Season

2015-2016 Season

  • The Kennedy Center

    Nov. 14 - 22, 2015

    To mark 50 years since the Voting Rights Act and 150 years since the end of the Civil War, WNO presents the world premiere revised version of Philip Glass's acclaimed opera featuring several prominent updates, including a brand-new second act.

  • The Kennedy Center

    Dec. 12 - 20, 2015

    Complete with a cackling witch, enchanted fairies, dancing animals, and an oversized gingerbread oven, the timeless Grimm brothers' fairy tale returns for the holidays in WNO's whimsical and neon-colored production.

  • The Kennedy Center

    Fri., Feb. 26, 2016, 7:00 PM

    Following her WNO debut in Dialogues of the Carmelites, Leah Crocetto returns for an intimate evening of stories and song. The rising star soprano "has revealed herself as a major operatic star" (The San Francisco Chronicle).

  • The Kennedy Center

    Apr. 30 - May 17, 2016

    The epic story of the Ring begins on the banks of the Rhine, where three maidens guard the river's magical gold. If forged into a ring, this sacred treasure gives its bearer unimaginable abilities--but at the cost of renouncing love forever.

All programs are subject to change.