Portland SummerFest

Portland SummerFest Presents Opera in the Park 2014

Join Us For Opera In The Park

Join us for an extraordinary, one-and-only, free Opera in the Park performance of Norma on Friday, August 8, 2014 at 6 pm at the Washington Park Amphitheater, next to the Rose Gardens. This year's performance stars:

The concert features a full orchestra and chorus conducted by Maestro Keith Clark.

We would also love to see you at our 2nd annual Northwest Young Voices concert on Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 3 pm at St. John the Baptist Church on the campus of Oregon Episcopal School to hear and support the wonderful opera talent that our region is producing.

Portland SummerFest Presents Opera in the Park has brought free opera to more than 35,000 Oregonians since the first performance of The Barber of Seville in 2003, drawing the largest crowds of the Washington Park Summer Concert series. Opera in the Park attracts audiences of all ages and backgrounds who attend performances to enjoy this unique contribution to the cultural life of Portland. Presented in concert format with full orchestra and lively narration, these concerts have introduced thousands of Portlanders to the world of opera and been avidly attended by a growing number of loyal fans.

Opera in the Park is free to all. The audience atmosphere is informal and welcoming. Picnics and families are welcome!

Please consider making a tax-deductible donation to Portland SummerFest so we can continue to bring you free Opera in the Park every year. Visit our Support SummerFest page for ways to donate. All donations, large and small, are appreciated.

Thank you!