Concert Operetta Theater's 17th Season!
November 17 & 18, 2018 both shows at 4:00 pm
The music of Sigmund Romberg, one of America's most important operetta composer, with selections from his staged works and movies
The Blue Paradise (1915), Her Soldier Boy (1916), Maytime (1917),
BlossomTime (1921), The Student Prince (1924), Desert Song (1926),
My Maryland (1927), New Moon (1928), Viennese Nights (1930)
Click here to hear "You Will Remember Vienna" from Viennese Nights
March 16 & 17, 2019
Tales of Offenbach…
Everyone knows of the Tales of Hoffman, but so much
more has been written by Jacques Offenbach (1819 – 1888),
who is considered one of the founders of classic operetta
His works are big and funny, even in contemporary times. Come hear some of his best solos and ensembles, sung in both French and English.
Including works from Orpheus in the Underworld, La Belle Hélèn,
La Vie Parisienne, La Grande-Duchesse de Gerolstein,
La Perichole, and some surprises for you!
Chloé Olivia Moore (debut), soprano
Meghan McGuinty, mezzo-soprano
Peter Webb (debut), tenor
Andrew Shaw, baitone
José Meléndez, music director and pianist
May 18 & 19, 2019
The Merry Nibelung (1904)
Let's kill Siegfried for his money!
An Operetta in three acts by Oscar Straus
Original Book and Lyrics by "Ridemus" (Fritz Oliven)
First Performance: Carltheater, Vienna, November 12, 1904
World premiere English translation by
Michael Ashby, Daniel Pantano & Stephan Stoeckl
for Concert Operetta Theater
Originally performed by COT in 2010
in Philadelphia and Merlin Hall, NYC
Click here to see videos from COT's 2010 production
(*Singers, Dates and Productions are subject to change)
The Helen Corning Warden Theater at the
Academy of Vocal Arts 1920 Spruce Street Philadlephia
$30 General admission / $20 Seniors / $10 Students
Under 16 years old are free
Reservations can be made by calling 215-389-0648
Walk-ups are always welcomed
All tickets will be paid for at the door
Cash and Personal checks only
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