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Behind the Scenes




Learn about what goes into the production process.


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Join us for this summer’s best party in town! Opera Wilmington presents Johann Strauss Jr.’s effervescent Die Fledermaus (The Bat), a comic mélange of mistaken identities, pranks, and hijinks at a colorful costume ball. Sung in English, the operetta will be performed July 20, 22, 27 and 29, with a sparkling opening-night gala. A free Behind-the-Scenes event takes place Saturday, July 14.

Kids’ Corner

Fun With Opera.

From our trove of fun facts to our outreach concerts and our Opera Camp in June, we have online and in-person activities for the young and the young at heart.

Opera IQ

Test Your Knowledge.

What caused the famous trampoline malfunction in a performance of Tosca? How many years has Placido Domingo been in the spotlight? Check in weekly for a new Opera IQ question, and be in the running for a prize!


See What You Missed!

Haven’t caught one of our fully staged opera productions or any of our concerts? Get a glimpse of what you’ve missed by visiting our image gallery, and get ready to join us at the next opportunity!

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High Notes

The latest community events, press and news on upcoming shows.


Bewitched by Kiri

I came to opera late. While staying with friends in Chapel Hill, I came downstairs for breakfast one Sunday morning to be met by beautiful singing coming from our host’s…

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Calling all singers!!

Would you like to appear in an Opera Wilmington production or concert event? We’re always looking for talent.