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Operas Sunday Concerts Free Performances


OPERAS

All operas are performed in Italian with English supertitles.
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Verdi Verdi: La Traviata

A demimondaine finds true love — for a time.

Performances: November 18, 19, 25, & 26, 2017, at 3 PM
Conducted by Gregory Ortega; staged by Linda Lehr

FREE SNEAK-PEEK PERFORMANCE with piano - November 14, 2017, at 7:30 PM

Puccini Puccini: Madama Butterfly

A young geisha gives up everything for a brash American naval officer.

Performances: March 3, 4, 10, & 11, 2018, at 3 PM
Conducted by Gregory Ortega; staged by Linda Lehr

FREE SNEAK-PEEK PERFORMANCE with piano - February 27, 2018, at 7:30 PM

Verdi Verdi: Aida

The secret love affair of an enslaved Ethiopian princess and an Egyptian war hero.

This production is dedicated to the memory of our founder, Marie Cantoni.

Performances: May 12, 13, 19, & 20, 2018, at 3 PM
Conducted by Gregory Ortega; staged by Linda Lehr


FREE SNEAK-PEEK PERFORMANCE with piano - May 8, 2018, at 7:30 PM

NY Opera Fest


This production is made possible, in part, by gifts from the Donald C. Brace Foundation and the Liu Foundation.

SUNDAY CONCERTS

Only $15 for an afternoon of great music!

All Sunday Concerts are performed at OLPH Catholic Academy of Brooklyn, 5902 6th Avenue, Brooklyn.

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Regina Pops - October 1, 2017, at 3 PM

Gotta Sing! - October 29, 2017, at 3 PM
Featuring selections from Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin,
sung in Russian with English supertitles

Salute to Broadway - February 4, 2018, at 3 PM

48th Anniversary Gala Concert - April 8, 2018, at 3 PM

Swing Along Broadway - April 29, 2018, at 3 PM


FREE PERFORMANCES

Keep watching this space for performances you can enjoy for FREE!
New events are frequently added. Locations vary as noted.


Thursday, June 14, 2018, at 7 PM
(Rain date: Friday, June 15, at 7 PM)
FREE OUTDOOR CONCERT
Marine Park - plaza at Carmine Carro Community Center
Fillmore Ave. & Madison Pl., Brooklyn

As part of the Free Concert Series sponsored by State Senator Martin Golden,
Regina Opera will present a 2-hour free outdoor concert, featuring
operatic and Broadway selections performed by Regina Opera singers, with
flutist Richard Paratley, and accompanists Maxine Feldman and Victoria Ulanovskaya.


Thursday, June 21, 2018, at 2 PM
FREE OUTDOOR CONCERT
Make Music NY Festival
Bandstand at 5120 5th Avenue, Brooklyn


A free one-hour outdoor concert at the Make Music NY Festival, sponsored by
the Sunset Park Business Improvement District, featuring opera and Broadway selections,
as well as Italian songs, performed by featuring Regina Opera soloists
Taerra Pence - soprano, Dilara Unsal - soprano, Paolo Buffagni - tenor, and Maxine Feldman - pianist.


Saturday, June 30, 2018, at 1:30 PM
FREE CONCERT
Brighton Beach Library
16 Brighton First Rd. at Brighton Beach Ave., Brooklyn


A one-hour concert of operatic and Broadway selections, as well as Russian tunes,
performed by Regina Opera musical artists Taerra Pence, Tareva Moore, and
Elena Jannicelli-Sandella - sopranos; Gennady Vysotsky - basso; and Kirill Ulanov - guitarist;
accompanied by Richard Paratley - flutist and Maxine Feldman - pianist.


PREVIOUS FREE PERFORMANCES
2017-18

September 17, 2017, at Noon
Free Outdoor Concert
Sunset Park Fifth Avenue Street Festival
Bandstand at 5323 5th Ave. at 54th St., Brooklyn

A one-hour free concert at the Fifth Avenue Street Festival,
hosted by the Sunset Park Business Improvement District,
featuring opera and popular songs, performed by Regina Opera soloists
Aida Carducci, soprano; Kat Liu, mezzo-soprano; Paolo Buffagni, tenor;
Luis Alvarado, basso; and Maxine Feldman, piano accompanist.

September 24, 2017, at 3 PM
FREE CONCERT
Raymour & Flanigan
66-26 Metropolitan Ave., #730
MIDDLE VILLAGE, QUEENS


A one-hour concert of opera and popular selections,
hosted by Raymour & Flanigan in their Middle Village showroom,
performed by soloists Taerra Pence, soprano; Ema Mitrovic, mezzo-soprano;
Keith Milkie, baritone; and Geeseop Kim, basso.
Joining them will be Kirill Ulanov, guitarist;
Richard Paratley, flutist; and Maxine Feldman, pianist.

November 14, 2017, at 7:30 p.m.
FREE PERFORMANCE: La Traviata
OLPH Catholic Academy of Brooklyn, 5902 Sixth Avenue, Brooklyn

A free sneak peek at our latest opera production,
fully staged with piano accompaniment.
No tickets or reservations required.

February 24, 2018, at 2:00 p.m.
FREE CONCERT - EMBRACE WINTER FESTIVAL
Vesuvio Restaurant, 7305 3rd Avenue, Brooklyn

As part of the Bay Ridge Arts and Cultural Alliance “Embrace Winter” Festival,
Vesuvio Restaurant will host a free one-hour concert by Regina Opera,
featuring opera and Broadway selections performed by
Adwoa Asiedu - soprano, Kat Liu - mezzo-soprano, and Danny Oakden - baritone,
accompanied by Richard Paratley - flutist and Maxine Feldman - pianist.

February 27, 2018, at 7:30 p.m.
FREE PERFORMANCE: Madama Butterfly
OLPH Catholic Academy of Brooklyn
5902 Sixth Avenue, Brooklyn

A free sneak peek at our latest opera production,
fully staged with piano accompaniment.
No tickets or reservations required.

Sunday, April 15, 2018, at 3 PM
FREE CONCERT
Raymour & Flanigan
1961 Broadway, MANHATTAN

A one-hour concert of opera and popular selections,
hosted by Raymour & Flanigan in their Manhattan-Broadway showroom.

Sunday, May 6, 2018, at 3 PM
FREE CONCERT
Raymour & Flanigan
133 E. 14th St., MANHATTAN

A one-hour concert of opera and popular selections,
hosted by Raymour & Flanigan in their Manhattan-14th Street showroom.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at 7:30 p.m.
FREE PERFORMANCE: Aida
OLPH Catholic Academy of Brooklyn
5902 Sixth Avenue, Brooklyn

A free sneak peek at our latest opera production,
fully staged with piano accompaniment.
No tickets or reservations required.

Thursday, May 24, 2018, at 6:30 PM
FREE CONCERT
Highlawn Library
1664 W. 13th St. at Kings Highway, Brooklyn


A one-hour concert of opera and popular selections,
featuring Regina Opera soloists.

 

Regina Opera programs are supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council. Regina Opera thanks all our sponsors for their generosity.

A copy of our latest annual report may be obtained by contacting us, or from the New York State Attorney General’s Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, 3rd Floor, New York, New York 10271.

Regina Opera is a proud member of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce.