Philadelphia, PA - Classical music returns to Philly on Wednesday, September 30, with Opera Philadelphia Chorus performing a free concert at Dilworth Park along the western side of City Hall.
Live Opera Returns to Center City
“Dinner at Dilworth” will kick off with live music amid the park’s fountains and lush landscaping, with outdoor tables and cocktails-to-go for those who purchase takeout from nearby restaurants.
The free evening of opera under the stars features 16 singers from the Opera Philadelphia and accompanied by pianist Grant Loehnig.
Opera Philadelphia Chorus
The line-up will include the beloved opera arias, musical theater selections, and choruses like the Barcarolle from Offenbach’s The Tales of Hoffman, Brindisi from Verdi’s La Traviata, and the Habanera from Bizet’s Carmen.
Dining in the park is open from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m., with the performances scheduled between 6:00 and 8:00 p.m. Residents and visitors are encouraged to support Center City restaurants by picking up a takeout order.
Dinner at Dilworth
Guests planning to bring takeout can select from nearby restaurants in the Center City District. Such as favorites like McCormick & Schmick’s, Aqimero at the Ritz Carlton, Lolita, Barbuzzo, Tradesman’s, Finn McCool’s Ale House, and more.
Dinner is also available through the Dilworth Park Café or the Air Grille. Admission is free, but the event is first-come, first-served.
Face masks will be required at all times, except when eating or drinking
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