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Virginia Opera announces 2016-2017 season

Virginia Opera announces 2016-2017 season

Virginia Opera's recently announced 2016-2017 season will blend tradition and innovation in four scheduled performances: "Turandot," "Der Freischütz," "The Barber of Seville" and double bill "The Seven Deadly Sins" and "Pagliacci."

In its 42nd season, the company will also continue the First of Firsts series, currently in its sixth year, and recent artistic initiative The Puccini Cycle.

"Expect the unexpected on Virginia Opera stages across the state – from brand new productions of traditional repertory, to innovative and engaging selections of opera fare never before experienced by our...