Opera Orlando’s Youth Company Announces 2023 ‘Soup Opera’

By David Salazar

Opera Orlando’s Youth Company has announced that it will present its annual “Soup Opera.”

The presentation is scheduled for Dec. 16, 2023 at Park Lake Presbyterian Church at 2 p.m. local time. The program will feature company singers (ages eight to 18) as they take on opera solos, musical theatre songs, and holiday favorites.

Additionally, audiences will get to taste several free soups and enter a chance to win the best soup of the year.

All donations from the event will be collected for the Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida.

Next up for the company is a production of Robert Xavier Rodríguez’s “Frida” at Steinmetz Hall at the Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts. Those performances are scheduled for Jan. 26 and 28, 2024.