Festival 2016 Performances
 
FACCIO | May 14, 20, 22, 2016
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OperaDelaware presents the East Coast Premiere of Franco Faccio's setting of Hamlet that was 150 years ahead of its time. Lost, forgotten, and now rediscovered, opera critics are calling it "a remarkable achievement."
VERDI | May 15 & 21, 2016
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Adapted from two of Shakespeare's greats, The Merry Wives of Windsor and Henry IV, Verdi's Falstaff sparkles with freshness and originality...an opera of comedic genius.
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A special performance of the Bard's most iconic moments. Scenes, arias and songs will be presented in collaboration with the Delaware Shakespeare Festival.
 
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OperaDelaware 5K | April 30
Come run and revel with us!
Run or walk with the OperaDelaware/Delaware Charity Challenge 5K team on April 30 to raise money for OperaDelaware. The team member who raises the most money will win a special opera VIP package!
Amleto History and Reconstruction
In 2001, composer/conductor Anthony Barrese was determined to find and recreate Faccio's forgotten masterpiece, Amleto. Discover how his passion project came to life, and why critics are raving.
In the News | The Washington Post
Critic's Pick
The Washington Post's Anne Midgette names Hamlet/Amleto one of spring's must-see concerts, claiming OD is "re-placing itself on the operatic map. This is a great chance to be part of a discovery."
 
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