Opera Lafayette is the nation’s only American period instrument opera company which performs its entire season in Washington, DC and New York City.

2017-2018 Season Tickets on Sale Now!

News and Special Events:

Season Preview

Can't wait for the 2017-18 DC Season? Come see our FREE preview performance at the Hill Center in Capitol Hill on October 2nd.

Founder and Artistic Director Ryan Brown will perform on violin with tenor Patrick Kilbride, harpsichordist Andrew Appel, and cellist Loretta O’Sullivan musical highlights from the upcoming season.

Reception to follow. Reserve your ticket here.

Announcing the 2017-2018 Season

Our 23rd season features the baroque and French works for which Opera Lafayette is known, and expands our repertoire with the addition of two Italian programs and the return of dance to our stages. More information available here.


Photo Gallery

A collection of Opera Lafayette production photos from 2006 to now.

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