Performers from the Washington National Opera’s Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program return to the museum for our tenth annual presentation of American opera in the Grand Salon. Enjoy an afternoon performance of selected scenes from a variety of American operas enhanced by the backdrop of American paintings on the walls.
Event begins at 2:00PM
Presented by: Smithsonian American Art Museum
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