- Washington National Opera: Holiday Family Opera: The Little Prince Dec. 19 - 21, 2014
- Washington National Opera: American Opera Initiative: New Hour-Long Opera: Penny Jan. 23 - 24, 2015
Washington National Opera: Holiday Family Opera: The Little Prince
Dec. 19 - 21, 2014 | Buy Now
For its annual family holiday production, WNO brings to life all the joy and wonder of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's storybook in Oscar winner Rachel Portman's "enchanting opera…satisfying to child and adult alike" (Financial Times).
Washington National Opera: American Opera Initiative: New Hour-Long Opera: Penny
Jan. 23 - 24, 2015 | Buy Now
The young composer/librettist team of Douglas Pew and Dara Weinberg (AOI's 20-minute A Game of Hearts) was selected to create this season's hour-long world premiere, about a woman with a disability who discovers her talent for vocal music.
Washington National Opera: Dialogues of the Carmelites
Feb. 21 - Mar. 10, 2015 | On Sale 12/3/14
Faith is put to the ultimate test in Poulenc's powerful opera about an order of Carmelite nuns who refuse to renounce their beliefs during the French Revolution. WNO Artistic Director Francesca Zambello directs this company premiere, sung in English.
Washington National Opera: An Evening of Jazz Standards with Eric Owens featuring the Music of Eckstine and Hartman
Sat., Feb. 28, 2015, 7:30 PM | On Sale 12/3/14
A week before he stars in WNO's Opera House revival of The Flying Dutchman, bass-baritone Eric Owens takes the Terrace Theater stage for an evening of jazz standards made famous by two legendary singers: Billy Eckstine and Johnny Hartman.
Washington National Opera: The Flying Dutchman
Mar. 7 - 21, 2015 | On Sale 12/3/14
In this WNO revival, formidable bass-baritone and Grammy winner Eric Owens makes his staged role debut in Wagner's retelling of the nautical legend, about a captain condemned to wander the seas in search of unconditional love.
Washington National Opera: Stars of Tomorrow: The Domingo-Cafritz Young Artists in Concert
Fri., Mar. 20, 2015, 7:30 PM | On Sale 12/3/14
WNO's Domingo-Cafritz Young Artists perform scenes and arias from favorite operas. Taking a break from his role in WNO's The Flying Dutchman, Eric Owens offers his vocal mentorship to WNO's rising stars and showcases his conducting skills.
Washington National Opera: Cinderella
May 9 - 21, 2015 | On Sale 2/4/15
Rossini's retelling of the Cinderella story adds a few twists in a whimsical production featuring two mezzo-sopranos alternating in the title role: Isabel Leonard, the 2013 Richard Tucker Award winner, and Tara Erraught, making her U.S. debut.
All programs are subject to change.