Opera Birmingham to Showcase ‘Concert of Greatest Hits’

By David Salazar

Opera Birmingham is set to showcase “Opera Unveiled: A Concert of Greatest Hits” on April 26 and 28, 2024.

The performance will feature works by Puccini, Verdi, and Mozart with such artists as soprano Kathleen Farrar Buccleugh, bass Won Cho, mezzo-soprano Alexis Davis-Hazell, tenor Roderick George, tenor Elias Hendricks, tenor Philip McCown, soprano Allison Sanders, baritone Daniel Seigel, and mezzo-soprano Gretchen Windt. Soprano Amber Monroe will be a guest artist on the presentation.

“We are excited to bring this spectacular concert to the Birmingham community,” said Keith A. Wolfe-Hughes, general director of Opera Birmingham. “Audiences can expect an evening filled with passion, drama, and the unparalleled beauty of opera.”

The April 26 performance kicks off at 7:30 p.m. while the latter showcase starts at 2:30 p.m. Both will take place at the Dorothy Jemison Day Theater at Alabama School of Fine Arts.