Silent Night is an opera in two acts by composer Kevin Puts and librettist Mark Campbell, based on the 2005 film Joyeux Noël, directed by Christian Carion and produced by Nord-Ouest Production. Commissioned by Minnesota Opera with co-producer Opera Company of Philadelphia, it opened on November 12, 2011 at the Ordway Theater, St. Paul Minnesota to great critical acclaim and standing-room-only houses for the entirety of its run. The opera is sung in English, German, French, Italian and Latin. This is the first time the opera has been produced in North Carolina.
Join Piedmont Opera for an informative luncheon catered by Jeffrey Adams before the Met Live in HD broadcast of La Bohème. Our speaker will be Steven LaCosse, Managing Director, Fletcher Opera Institute, UNC School of[...]
Join Piedmont Opera for an informative luncheon catered by Jeffrey Adams before the Met Live in HD broadcast of Semiramide on March 10th. Our speaker will be David Stewart, Associate Director, Carpenter Medical Library, Wake[...]
ESTIMATED RUN TIME 4 HRS 0 MINS House Opens ACT I121 mins INTERMISSION 30 mins ACT I I89 mins Opera Ends This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance—its first in nearly[...]