Friday, April 18, 2014
Inquirer Daily News

Opera at Reading Terminal A Hit

The Opera Company of Philadelphia's flash opera video - which ArtsWatch wrote about a few months ago - has been seen on YouTube a rather astonishing 2,561,079 times. Discounting the possibility that company director Robert B. Driver has set his laptop on auto-repeat, that's a lot of opera lovers.

Opera at Reading Terminal A Hit

The Opera Company of Philadelphia's flash opera video - which ArtsWatch wrote about a few months ago - has been seen on YouTube a rather astonishing 2,561,079 times. Discounting the possibility that company director Robert B. Driver has set his laptop on auto-repeat, that's a lot of opera lovers.

How about an encore, OCP?

Peter Dobrin Inquirer Classical Music Critic
About this blog

Peter Dobrin is a classical music critic and culture writer for The Inquirer. Since 1989, he has written music reviews, features, news and commentary for the paper, covering such topics as the Philadelphia Museum of Art at the Venice Biennale, expansion of the Curtis Institute of Music, the Philadelphia Orchestra's bankruptcy declaration in 2011, Philadelphia's evolving performing arts center and the general health of arts and culture.

Dobrin was a French horn player. He earned an undergraduate degree in performance from the University of Miami, and received a master's degree in music criticism from the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, where he studied with Elliott Galkin. He has no time to practice today.

Arts Watch
Latest Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
Stay Connected