Opera Lafayette is an opera company based in Washington, D.C., that produces French operas from the 17th and 18th centuries. It was founded in 1995 by Ryan Brown and splits its season between Washington and New York City.

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

Announcing the 2018-2019 Season!

Subscriptions and single tickets on sale soon.

Pictures from our DC and NY Benefits!

 Photos of the DC Benefit by Russell Hirshon

Photos of the DC Benefit by Russell Hirshon

 Photos of the NY Benefit by Mia McDonald

Photos of the NY Benefit by Mia McDonald

To see pictures from the DC Benefit, please click here.
To see pictures from the NY Benefit, please click here. Please note that the NY Benefit photo album is password protected, and the password is operalafayette (no capital letters, one word, no space).