Audio Description

Audio Description

Opera Philadelphia Channel productions with Audio Description by Nicole Sardella.

Audio Description
  • 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.

  • Audio Description: LOVE in the Park, Episode 1

    Part 1 of LOVE in the Park, with audio description by Nicole Sardella.

    “Belle nuit” (Barcarolle) The Tales of Hoffmann - Opera Philadelphia Chorus, with Julie Snyder & Lauren Cook
    “Tonight” West Side Story - Natalie Dewey & Daniel Taylor
    “Serenade” The Student Prince - Corey Don Bonar
    “Till...

  • Audio Description: LOVE in the Park, Episode 2

    Episode 2 of LOVE in the Park, with audio description by Nicole Sardella.

    “In Praise of Women” A Little Night Music - Mark Malachesky
    "Cruda sorte” L’Italiana in Algeri - Joanna Gates
    “La donna è mobile” Rigoletto - A. Edward Maddison
    “Vedrai, carino” Don Giovanni - Julie Snyder
    “L’amour est...

  • Audio Description: LOVE in the Park, Episode 3

    Episode 3 of LOVE in the Park, with audio description by Nicole Sardella.

    “Votre toast, je peux vous le rendre” (Toreador Song) Carmen - John David Miles
    “She Used to Be Mine” Waitress - Megan McFadden
    “Largo al factotum” The Barber of Seville - Scott Purcell
    “This is the song that goes like th...

  • Audio Description: LOVE in the Park, Episode 4

    Episode 4 of LOVE in the Park, with audio description by Nicole Sardella.

    “My Ship” Lady in the Dark - Megan McFadden
    “Di rigori armato il seno” Der Rosenkavalier - Daniel Taylor
    “Cäcilie” - Natalie Dewey
    “While My Lady Sleeps” The Chocolate Soldier - John David Miles
    “Deh vieni non tardar” The...

  • Audio Description: LOVE in the Park, Episode 5

    Episode 5 of LOVE in the Park with audio description by Nicole Sardella.

    “All Good Gifts” Godspell - A. Edward Maddison
    “I Got Plenty of Nothing” Porgy & Bess - Frank Mitchell
    “Sous le dôme épais” (Flower Duet) Lakmé - Evelyn Santiago & Aimee Pilgermayer
    “I Could Have Danced All Night” My Fair ...