Wilmington Concert Opera Hosts Bicentennial Celebration

A Dream Gala

Opera group Wilmington Concert Opera is throwing a Dream Gala on Friday, March 3, at 7 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church in Swarthmore, Pa., and on Saturday, March 4, at 2 p.m. at the Cathedral of St. Peter in Wilmington, as part of the cathedral’s bicentennial celebration.

What’s a Dream Gala? A starry performance of operatic favorites, including coloratura showpieces and verismo showstoppers.

Founded in 2016 by Kirsten C. Kunkle and Marisa Robinson, Wilmington Concert Opera provides high-quality concert performances of operas in their original languages to the Wilmington community, while creating performance opportunities for emerging and established opera singers in the greater Wilmington area. Donations will be accepted at the performances.