Wolf Trap Opera’s mainstage season features new productions of Mozart’s Idomeneo, Gounod’s Romeo et Juliette (both at The Barns at Wolf Trap) and a new Filene Center production of Verdi’s Rigoletto.

Two additional productions are part of the WTO’s UNTRAPPED initiative: Weill’s The Seven Deadly Sins (part of the Halcyon By The People Festival) and Hanlon’s Listen, Wilhelmina! (at the Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods at Wolf Trap National Park.)

For all this and more start at:

2018 Season Performance Links

From the Blog

Roméo et Juliette Opens Tomorrow

Dress rehearsal was last night. Opening performance is sold out, but there are tickets available for next week. I never cease to be amazed by the way The Barns reinvents itself with every beautiful new production, and the way our artists rise to the challenges we toss their way.

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The Summer Centrifuge

Slightly off-topic today, a post dedicated to my fellow arts administrators. And to anyone who experiences the agonies and thrills of meeting a critical deadline, shipping a product, or climbing any sort of steep mountain. The Rotor I’ve clearly never been inside a centrifuge, and my scientific knowledge of them is limited to what little I

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