Time & Location
Nov 14, 2019, 7:00 PM
Sixth & I, 600 I St NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA
About the event
Francesca Zambello, Artistic Director of the Washington National Opera and 2014 Wagner Award recipient, will preview her 2020 production of Wagner’s first completed opera Die Feen (The Fairies) at the Glimmerglass Festival. Soprano Alexandra Shiner and tenor Ian Koziara, who will play Ada and Arindal at Glimmerglass, will perform excerpts from the opera. Shiner, who sang Ariadne in Wolf Trap Opera’s production of Ariadne auf Naxos this summer, is an alumna of WNO’s Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program. Koziara, who sang The Tenor and Bacchus at Wolf Trap, is a member of the Metropolitan Opera’s Lindemann Young Artist Development Program. They will be accompanied by Domingo-Cafritz Program Director Rob Ainsley.