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Performances

Opera About Town – Season Kick Off
*SOLD OUT*
πŸ—“οΈ September 7, 2023
πŸ“Β Piedmont Hall Community Center
Carolina Arbors, Durham, NC

Opera About Town – Free and open to the public
πŸ—“οΈ October 5, 2023 | Time TBA
πŸ“Β Estey Hall Lawn at Shaw University
with Shaw University School of Arts, Sciences, and Humanities | Homecoming Week

Masterclasses

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Lectures and Discussions

Rossini’s THE BARBER OF SEVILLE by Margie Satinsky
πŸ—“οΈ September 12, 2023
⏰ 1:30 -3:00PM
πŸ’» via Zoom (recording available after)
More info + Register now at margiesatinskyopera.com
Pay course fee via PayPal

TBA Pre-Show Presentation / LA TRAVIATA
πŸ—“οΈ October 27, 2023 | 6:30PM
πŸ“Raleigh Memorial Auditorium

TBA Pre-Show Presentation / THE BARBER OF SEVILLE
πŸ—“οΈ February 2, 2024 | 6:30PM
πŸ“Raleigh Memorial Auditorium
*HBCU Night at the Opera

2022/2023

Opera About Town Season Kick Off
πŸ—“οΈ September 8, 2022
πŸ“ Piedmont Hall Community Center
Carolina Arbors, Durham, NC

Opera About Town – Free and open to the public
πŸ—“οΈ October 20, 2022 | 5:30PM
πŸ“ Estey Hall Lawn at Shaw University
with Shaw University School of Arts, Sciences, and Humanities

Triangle African American Theater Preview 2023
πŸ—“οΈ January 15, 2023 | 7:00PM
πŸ“ Raleigh Little Theatre
with Triangle Friends of African American Arts

Voice Masterclass with Timothy Murray – Free and open to the public
πŸ—“οΈ
January 17, 2023 | 7:00PM
πŸ“ East Duke 201 – Nelson Music Room
with Duke University Department of Music

Eric Mitchko on PORGY AND BESS
and preview performance
πŸ—“οΈ February 7, 2023Β 
Presented by the Raleigh Fine Arts Society at the Raleigh Women’s Club

Opera About Town – Free and open to the public
πŸ—“οΈ February 14 | 5:15PM
πŸ“ Peach Road Cultural Center
911 Ileagnes Road
Raleigh, NC 27603
with The Raleigh Music Collective

Voice Masterclass with Donovan Singletary – Free and open to the public
πŸ—“οΈ
Β February 14, 2023 | 7:00PM
πŸ“ Carswell Concert Hall, Meredith College
with Meredith College Department of Music

Donovan Singletary in Recital – Free and open to the public
πŸ—“οΈ
February 15, 2023 | 7:00PM
πŸ“ Carswell Concert Hall, Meredith College
with Meredith College Department of Music

Voice Masterclass with Donovan Singletary – Free and open to the public
πŸ—“οΈ
Β February 16, 2023 | 7:00PM
πŸ“ Carswell Concert Hall, Meredith College
with Meredith College Department of Music

OMAR
Carolina Performing Arts
πŸ—“οΈΒ February 25 & 26 | 7:00PM
πŸ“Β Memorial Hall
Β  114 E. Cameron Ave.
Β  Chapel Hill, NC 27514
The North Carolina Opera Orchestra performs the North Carolina premiere of OMAR, presented by Carolina Performing Arts.

Eric Mitchko Lecture on PORGY AND BESS
πŸ—“οΈΒ March 28, 2023
NC State University OLLI

Harm & Repair: Confronting the Dualities of PORGY AND BESS
πŸ—“οΈ April 14, 2023 | 6:30PM
πŸ“Carolina Room at Raleigh Memorial Auditorium
with featured panelists:

  • Dr. Naomi AndrΓ©
    David G. Frey Distinguished Professor of Music | The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Dennis Robinson, Jr.
    Stage Director; Director of Programs & Partnerships | Seattle Opera
  • Tyanna West
    Public Historian & Consultant | Art of Sankofa, LLC

Liberation Station Bookstore Grand Opening – Free and open to the public
πŸ—“οΈ June 17, 2023
⏰ 11:00AM – 3:00PM
πŸ“ 208 Fayetteville Street, Suite 201
Raleigh, NC 27601

North Carolina Courage vs. Orlando Pride – Ticketed Event
πŸ—“οΈ June 17, 2023
⏰ 7:00PM
πŸ“ WakeMed Soccer Park
101 Soccer Park Drive
Cary, NC 27511

World Refugee Day Raleigh – Free and open to the public
πŸ—“οΈ June 24, 2023
⏰ 4:00PM – 7:00PM
πŸ“ Moore Square, Downtown Raleigh