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From the Archives: Looking Back at a Curtis Opera World Premiere

April 27, 2019

View photos and correspondence from the 1937 world premiere of Gian Carlo Menotti’s Amelia Goes to the Ball


Curtis Opera Theatre Presents Riders to the Sea and Empty the House at Perelman Theater May 2–5

April 25, 2019

Production combines work by Ralph Vaughan Williams with newly expanded piece by Curtis alumna and Opera Philadelphia Composer in Residence Rene Orth


Curtis Symphony Orchestra with Yannick Nézet-Séguin

April 16, 2019

Explore photos from the Curtis Symphony Orchestra's April 14 performance with Yannick Nézet-Séguin


Sarah Jessen explains rotary trumpets

April 10, 2019

Curtis students will perform on rotary trumpets for Bruckner's Symphony No. 9. Learn more about what makes these instruments unique.


Meet the Students: Dennis Chmelensky

April 8, 2019

At 23, baritone Dennis Chmelensky embarks on his second singing career with deep commitment.