- Washington National Opera: WNO Commission Holiday Family Opera: The Lion, the Unicorn, and Me Dec. 14 - 22, 2013
- Washington National Opera: Moby-Dick Feb. 22 - Mar. 8, 2014
Washington National Opera: WNO Commission Holiday Family Opera: The Lion, the Unicorn, and Me
Dec. 14 - 22, 2013
Most everyone knows the story of the Nativity, but probably not from the donkey's point of view! WNO Artistic Director Francesca Zambello brings this award-winning children's book to vibrant life in this heartwarming, world premiere holiday family opera.
Washington National Opera: Moby-Dick
Feb. 22 - Mar. 8, 2014
One man's obsession leaves a lethal wake of destruction in Jake Heggie's triumphant new opera of Melville's literary masterwork--featuring massive nautical sets, dazzling visual effects, an achingly beautiful score, and a talented all-American cast.
Washington National Opera: Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Concert
Thu., Feb. 27, 2014, 7:30 PM
The Domingo-Cafritz Young Artists present a special program of favorite opera scenes and arias.
Washington National Opera: The Elixir of Love
Mar. 20 - 29, 2014
Handsome Nemorino employs a "magical tonic" to win feisty Adina's affections in Donizetti's loveable comic opera--a warm and inspired masterpiece cherished for its whimsical wit, endearing characters, beautiful arias, and intoxicating duets.
Washington National Opera: An Evening with Paul Appleby and Joshua Hopkins, in Recital
Sun., Apr. 6, 2014, 7:30 PM
Get up close and personal with American tenor Paul Appleby and Canadian baritone Joshua Hopkins before they make their WNO debuts in Mozart's The Magic Flute! Together with piano accompaniment, they offer a delightful evening of stories and song.
Washington National Opera: The Magic Flute
May 3 - 18, 2014
A love-struck prince sets out on a fantastic adventure to rescue the Queen of the Night's daughter in Mozart's final opera. This "zesty and imaginative new production" (San Francisco Chronicle) is certain to captivate audiences of all ages.
Washington National Opera: American Opera Initiative: An American Soldier
Jun. 13 - 14, 2014
The second season of the American Opera Initiative continues with An American Soldier, an hour-long, world premiere opera composed by Huang Ruo with a libretto by David Henry Hwang.