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OPERA UNCORKED WITH SWIGG

New Studio concert series!

WHERE: OperaDelaware Studios, 4 S. Poplar St., Wilmington, DE

TICKETS: $29 and up; Optional beer/wine tastings available for purchase at the performances for $10. (Must be 21 or older to participate in tastings.) Buy multiple performances & save!  

BOX OFFICE 302-442-7807

ABOUT

Join us for our exciting new Opera Uncorked series with partner Swigg Real Wine, Craft Beer & Spirits, featuring operatic highlights by some of today’s most exciting singers (and OperaDelaware’s new Principal Pianist and Chorus Master, Aurelien Eulert) paired with optional wine/beer tastings. A great way for opera lovers and newcomers alike to enjoy beautiful music and tasty beverages in the casual setting of our Riverfront Studios!

Patrons who choose to participate in the optional beer/wine tastings can purchase tasting tickets at the performance for $10; Must be 21 or older to participate in tastings. A full cash bar will also be available.


UPCOMING PERFORMANCES

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Cabernets & Cabalettas

FRIDAY, MARCH 16, 2018 | 7:30 pm
SUNDAY, MARCH 18, 2018 | 2 pm
Tickets: $29 and up; Optional beer/wine tasting available for purchase at the performance for $10
Venue: OperaDelaware Studios (4 S. Poplar St., Wilmington)

Discover your new favorite reds (selected by the experts at Swigg) paired with stunning cabalettas performed by Sara Duchovnay, (Soprano), Aleksandra Romano (Mezzo), Clay Hilley (Tenor) and more. With Aurelien Eulert, OperaDelaware’s Principal Pianist/Chorus Master.

BOX OFFICE 302-442-7807

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A Flight of Puccini

PART OF THE 2018 FESTIVAL
FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2018 | 7:30 pm

Tickets: $29 and up; Optional beer/wine tasting available for purchase at the performance for $10
Venue: OperaDelaware Studios | 4 S. Poplar St., Wilmington

Our Opera Uncorked series gets into the Festival spirit, exploring Puccini’s more popular fare, paired with an optional wine tasting selected by the experts at Swigg. Stars from the festival will offer a concert performance with piano featuring: Act I of La Bohème, Act II of Tosca, and Act III of Madama Butterfly. Perfect for the opera newbie or for our patrons who just can’t get enough Puccini! Featuring Eleni Calenos (Soprano), Matthew Vickers (Tenor), Grant Youngblood (Baritone), and more 2018 Festival performers. With Aurelien Eulert, OperaDelaware’s Principal Pianist/Chorus Master.

BOX OFFICE 302-442-7807

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Buy 5 or more performances and save 15% with code Puccini5 

Buy 2-4 performances and save 10% with code Puccini2

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PREVIOUS PERFORMANCES

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Arias, Ambers & IPAs

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2017 | 7:30 pm
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2017 | 2 pm

Tickets: $29 and up; Optional beer/wine tasting available for purchase at the performance for $10
Venue: OperaDelaware Studios (4 S. Poplar St., Wilmington)

Beer tastings selected by the experts at Swigg paired with beautiful arias performed by Kelly Glyptis (Soprano), Chelsea Duval-Major, (Mezzo), Norman Shankle (Tenor), and Hal Wilson (Bass). With Aurelien Eulert, OperaDelaware’s Principal Pianist/Chorus Master.

L to r: Kelly Glyptis, Chelsea Duval-Major, Norman Shankle, Harold Wilson

Program & Tasting

YOUNG LOVE / BLIND LOVE
Tasting #1: Sierra Nevada Nooner

“Libiamo ne' lieti calici” | La Traviata, Verdi (Kelly Glyptis, Chelsea Duval-Major, Norman Shankle and Hal Wilson) 
“Lyubvi fse vozrastï pokornï” (Prince Gremin's Aria) | Eugene Onegin, Tchaikovsky (Hal Wilson)
“Non, non, non ... vous n'avez jamais, je gage” | Les Huguenots, Meyerbeer (Chelsea Duval-Major)
“Si, mi chiamano Mimi” | La Bohème, Puccini (Kelly Glyptis)

COMPLICATED / FORBIDDEN LOVE
Tasting #2: Alpine Beer Company Duet
“Ah! lêve-toi, soleil” | Roméo et Juliette, Gounod (Norman Shankle)
“O mio Fernando” | La Favorita, Donizetti (Chelsea Duval-Major
“Utzh polnoch blizitsya…Ach, istomilas ja gorem” (Lisa's Scene and Arioso) | The Queen of Spades, Tchaikovsky (Kelly Glyptis)
“Se inclinassi a prender moglie” (Mustafà/Lindoro duet) | L'italiana in Algeri, Rossini (Norman Shankle and Hal Wilson)

CRYING INTO YOUR BEER
Tasting #3: Bell’s Hell Hath No Fury… Ale
“Pourquoi me réveiller” | Werther, Massenet (Norman Shankle)
“Tu che di gel sei cinta” | Turandot, Puccini (Kelly Glyptis)
“Il lacerato spirito” | Simon Boccanegra, Verdi (Hal Wilson)

LOVE TRIUMPHS
Tasting #4: Yard’s Love Stout
“If Ever I Would Leave You” | Camelot, Lerner and Loewe (Hal Wilson)
“If I Loved You” | Carousel, Rodgers and Hammerstein (Norman Shankle and Kelly Glyptis)
“Nacqui all'affanno e al pianto... Non più mesta” | La Cenerentola, Rossini (Chelsea Duval-Major)

MORE EVENTS

2018 FESTIVAL
IL TABARO & SUOR ANGELICA
GIANNI SCHICCHI & BUOSO'S GHOST

AT THE  OPERA STUDIO
WERTHER IN CONCERT

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This organization is supported, in part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts. The Division promotes Delaware arts events on www.DelawareScene.com.