Audio Description

Audio Description

Opera Philadelphia Channel productions with Audio Description by Nicole Sardella.

Audio Description
  • Audio Description: La voix humaine

    Poulenc's La voix humaine with audio description by Nicole Sardella.

    Star soprano Patricia Racette takes her acclaimed interpretation of Elle from the stage to the screen in this new film of one of opera’s most powerful monodramas. Described by Poulenc as “a musical confession,” La voix humaine ...

  • Audio Description: Cycles of My Being

    A song cycle that centers on what it means to be a Black man living in America today, by Tyshawn Sorey, Terrance Hayes, and Lawrence Brownee. With Audio Description by Nicole Sardella.

  • Audio Description: Soldier Songs

    Opera, rock, and film collide in David T. Little's exploration of the life of the Soldier. Based on interviews with veterans of five wars, the piece boldly examines the impact of trauma, the exploitation of innocence, and the difficulty of expressing war's painful truths. With audio description b...

  • Audio Description: La traviata

    Verdi's La traviata, with audio description by Nicole Sardella. This 2015 production stars Lisette Oropesa in her role debut as Violetta and is directed by Paul Curran. Alek Shrader and Stephen Powell round out the leading cast of La traviata.