Hailed as “one of the greatest Strauss interpreters of all time” (Wall Street Journal), Deborah Voigt is considered the definitive Salome of her generation. Having performed the role at many of the world’s major opera houses, Voigt makes her Washington National Opera debut in a new production by Francesca Zambello that runs for seven performances from October 7-23. Classical WETA's Nicole Lacroix asked Ms. Voigt to talk about her approach to this demanding operatic role.
Explore the gamut of great burgers in Greater Washington, from greasy to gourmet. This documentary visits over a dozen burger joints in the area, showcasing classic burgers to exotic and quirky updates on this favorite All-American food.Learn more →
Classical WETA’s online station VivaLaVoce presents classical vocal music in all its forms, from the Middle Ages to the present, 24 hours per day. Featuring Opera, Choral Music, and Art Song, the station offers something for everyone who loves vocal classical music.Learn more →
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s as an educational television station, the addition of a public radio station, and evolution into a major national producer for PBS.See timeline →