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Philadelphia, PA (Anthony Roth Costanzo – GLASS – HAENDEL)

September 23

Saturday, September 22, 23 and 30, 2018 9:00PM
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The Barnes Foundation

Glass Handel: Preview

World Premiere Production

Part of Festival O18
Music of George Frideric Handel & of Philip Glass
Performed in English and Italian

Anthony Roth Costanzo brings a “unique mix of musical and theatrical strengths.”—The New Yorker
Superstar countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo and the New York-based luxury art and fashion multimedia company Visionaire create an hour-long operatic art installation with the music of George Frideric Handel and Philip Glass.

Luminaries from the worlds of art, fashion, dance, and lm collaborate with Costanzo to create a new way to experience live music, offering each audience member a unique immersion. Features live painting by George Condo, choreography by Justin Peck with dancer Patricia Delgado, and videos by directors and artists including Academy Award-winner James Ivory, Pix Talarico, and more.

Co-presented by Opera Philadelphia, the Barnes Foundation, and National Sawdust. Produced by Anthony Roth Costanzo, Visionaire, and Cath Brittan.

Limited availability. The only way to ensure you’ll get tickets to Glass Handel is to purchase a Season or Festival Pass.


September 23


Academy of Music, 240 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
2 S Broad St
Philadelphia, PA United States