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  • provide opportunities to developing artists to hone their skills in meaningful and dramatically challenging productions
  • cultivate a safe and encouraging environment in which singers can grow and experiment as artists
  • pay all of its artists, putting both financial and artistic trust in every performer and crew member
  • spread awareness of opera, especially to a younger audience 

This Season:

Handel's Alcina: In this gritty, modern-day production, Handel's opera illuminates both the pitfalls of addiction and the possibility of redemption from our most powerful vices.

Sold out performances in February 2017. 

New Works Concert: Features the World Premiere of selections from Cecil Price Walden and Lane Williamson's The Contract Player and other newly-commissioned works by emerging opera composers.

June 23, 7pm at the National Opera Center. Part of New York Opera Alliance Opera Fest 2017. 

Griffin Candey's Sweets by Kate: When Elizabeth’s father dies suddenly, she must return to the small-town that shunned her 12 years before. Amidst the outwardly-cheery glow of the 1950’s, Elizabeth and her partner, Kate, must square with the lurking disapproval of the town, the teetering success of Elizabeth’s family business, and the Devil – literally. 

NYC Premiere of this lauded supernatural lesbian rom-com July 2-12 at the historic Stonewall Inn.  

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