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Richmond Native Molly Phelan’s Youthful Obsession Becomes Career Path


Richmond, VA (October 18, 2016)

Richmond native Molly Phelan was captivated by opera at an early age thanks to a kindergarten teacher, parental guidance, and Virginia Opera. 

Virginia Opera Lights-up the Season with Gioachino Rossini’s The Barber of Seville


Richmond, Norfolk, Fairfax, VA (October 14, 2016)

Virginia Opera presents its second production of the 2016-2017 Season with The Barber of Seville by Gioachino Rossini in Norfolk, Richmond and Fairfax from November 11 through December 4, 2016. 

Preview: Virginia Opera Offers a Unique Pairing With "The Seven Deadly Sins" and "Pagliacci"


When the verismo style hit stages in Italy, people took notice.