Venue Details

35 Star Starred
Lisner Auditorium
At the corner of H and 21st Streets George Washington University Washington, DC 20052
202-994-6800
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Amy Jenkins
The terrace seats in the Lisner Auditorium are horrible! I left early because the are so crowded on leg room. I'm 5'7" tall and my knees were jammed into the seat in front of my. It was worse than a 16 hour coach flight. Ppl were up and down because they were uncomfortable. It was hard to enjoy the show in such misery.
Diego El Cigala info Nov 19 2014 star this tip starred
Steve
just a few blocks from Foggy Bottom Metro
Il Corsaro travel Mar 10 2014 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

10 ratings
4.9 average rating
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38 events
23 reviews
1 stars
attended Sep 22 2013

Very interesting opera with an excellent cast and orchestra.

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30 events
16 reviews
5 stars
attended Sep 22 2013

An outstanding cast and wonderful music more than compensated for what in my opinion has got to be one of the silliest operatic librettos ever. And that's saying a great deal! Russell Thomas was impressive as Carlo and is clearly a major talent. I...continued

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Renee C
8 events
6 reviews
0 stars
attended Sep 22 2013

To be clear, the four stars is because of the venue--this was definitely a 5-star production. I was not thrilled to have front row seats, although I found that I liked seeing the performers' faces up-close. That was okay until Scott Hendricks...continued

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Website

http://www.concertopera.org/index.php/current_season/about_opera/...

Description

Russell Thomas as Carlo

Lisette Oropesa as Amalia

Scott Hendricks as Francesco

Hao Jiang Tian as Massimiliano

Rolando Sanz as Arminio

About the Ticket Supplier: Washington Concert Opera

Washington Concert Opera is a fully professional concert opera company presenting internationally acclaimed singers and professional musicians and choruses in unstaged versions of full-length operas. WCO's distinctive repertoire comprises operas that either have not been previously presented in the Washington area, are infrequently performed, or represent extraordinary opportunities to showcase renowned artists in unfamiliar roles, thereby providing audiences with unique musical experiences.