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The Kennedy Center - Opera House
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
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35 events
21 reviews
43 stars
Parking is too expensive for this venue. Better - Metro and shuttle. even if you have to leave earlier since the Metro is so unreliable these days.
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35 events
21 reviews
43 stars
The weather was getting cold! but the shuttle took care of that problem!. I wore dressy - not formal. Many people were dressed up festive etc. .
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"The Magic Flute"
92 ratings
4.5 average rating
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1 events
1 review
1 stars
attended May 10 2014

Don't spend the money!!! Even at a major discount, this production is hardly worth it. I thought about a 2 star-rating but could not because there was some obvious talent on stage Saturday night, but I would advise anyone still considering going,...continued

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104 events
88 reviews
38 stars
attended May 16 2014

It's a wonderful opera. I attended the Young Artists' performance, which means the leads are young and on the cusp of their opera careers. They were all terrific, especially Sorastro, Papageno and the Queen of the Night. I could tell the Young...continued

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63 events
24 reviews
17 stars
attended May 08 2014

Wow! A new and wonderfully accessible production. English libretto, fantastic new sets and costumes. Good for adults, would be a great introduction to opera for young people

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The May 16th performance will feature performers from the Washington National Opera Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program.

Cast for this performance:
Shantelle Przybylo as Pamina; Patrick O’Halloran as Tamino; Kathryn Lewek as Queen of the Night; Norman Garrett as Papageno; David Pittsinger as Sprecher; Soloman Howard as Sarastro; Jacqueline Echols as 1st Lady; Sarah Mesko as 2nd Lady; Deborah Nansteel as 3rd Lady; John Easterlin as Monostatos; Corey Evan Rotz as 1st Priest; James Shaffran as 2nd Priest; Yi Li as 1st Armed Man; Wei Wu as 2nd Armed Man.