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    Save the Boys

    Opera Philadelphia

    Where:
    TVs, computers, and mobile devices
    Philadelphia, PA 10102
    When:

    Friday February 12th 2021 to Monday May 31st 2021

    • Sundays

      12:00am to 11:59pm

    • Mondays

      12:00am to 11:59pm

    • Tuesdays

      12:00am to 11:59pm

    • Wednesdays

      12:00am to 11:59pm

    • Thursdays

      12:00am to 11:59pm

    • Fridays

      12:00am to 11:59pm

    • Saturdays

      12:00am to 11:59pm

    Now streaming on-demand on the Opera Philadelphia Channel.

    Countertenor John Holiday (recently seen on NBC's The Voice) and pianist Grant Loehnig bring the timely words of abolitionist and suffragist Frances Ellen Watkins Harper to life in the first work of our Digital Commissions Series.

    Harper's poem "Save the Boys" inspired the virtuosic composer Tyshawn Sorey to write this world premiere as a response to the ongoing violence against Black men and women across the United States. Sorey says, "It reflects our daily life experiences as Black Americans and the day-to-day precarity in which we continue to live."

    Accessibility Information

    TICKETS
    $10 - $99
    CONTACT
    Opera Philadelphia Guest Services
    215.732.8400

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