Sarah Shafer (Opera ’14) and Mikael Eliasen

A Philadelphia favorite, Curtis alumna Sarah Shafer collaborates with Mikael Eliasen, artistic director of the Curtis Opera Theatre, in an intimate song recital. Widely admired for her “intensely expressive interpretations” (New York Times) in venues from Glyndebourne to Marlboro to Carnegie Hall, this luminous lyric soprano is a sought-after artist in opera and chamber settings. Enter her special world of song and poetry—with some surprises on the side.