Silent Night performed by Opera Philadelphia has received major praises from some of the East Coast's most recognized media outlets. Check it out before it's gone. (Photo courtesy Opera Philadelphia)
is receiving major props for their performance of Silent Night
. The award-winning opera made its East Coast premiere at the Academy of Music on February 8.
This is a show you don’t want to miss. Both the New York Times and The Washington Post have praised the show.
Not only is Silent Night the winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for music, but the show is also directed by Oscar-winning director Eric Simonson.
The opera tells the story of a heartwarming event that occurred in Belgium on Christmas Eve, 1914. During World War 1, Scottish, French and German troops came together and agreed to cease-fire and to a Christmas Eve truce.
Catch it before it’s too late. Opera Philadelphia will be performing Silent Night three more times – Wednesday, February 13 at 7:30 p.m. Friday, February 15 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, February 17 at 2:30 p.m.
Opera Philadelphia Presents Silent Night
When: Wednesday, February 13, 7:30 p.m.; Friday, February 15, 8 p.m.; Sunday, February 17, 2:30 p.m.
Where: The Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad Street
More info: www.operaphila.org