New York City Opera was famously dubbed “The People's Opera” by Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia at its founding in 1943. More than 70 years later, City Opera continues its historic mission to inspire audiences with innovative and theatrically compelling opera, nurture the work of promising American artists, and build new audiences through affordable ticket prices and extensive outreach and education programs.
Lera Auerbach, Symphony #6, Vessels of Light - US Premiere
April 19, 2023 - April 19, 2023
A Concert for Sugihara at Carnegie Hall, New York NY "Mezzo-soprano Amy Maude Helfer sounded gorgeous singing ‘Silence’ or ‘Shtillkayt.’" - Parterre Box, 4/2023, A Concert for Sugihara with New York City Opera at Carnegie Hall