IN a citywide celebration of returning to live performance, this weekend-long festival of concerts, films, and music-theater takes the audience on a journey that commemorates what we have been through, what we have lost, what we have created, as it rings in a season of rebirth and renewal.
ORPHEUS AND EURYDICE | TICKETS
September 23rd, 2021 - 7:30pm
Miracle Theater – Eastern Market
Now presented on the silver screen, Gluck’s revolutionary and immortal opera is the acclaimed first feature-length film by IN Series. See it on the big screen in a historic art deco cinema accompanied by live music by the original cast. A film by Timothy Nelson and Jan Capinski with translation by Andrew Albin.
PIECES OF A LAST ACT | TICKETS
September 24th, 2021 - 7pm (7:30pm screening) & 8pm (8:30pm screening)
Goethe-Institut – 14th and R Streets, NW
The world-premiere of a new film by IN Series, combining songs of Richard Wagner with the transfiguring last act of his Tristan und Isolde, plumbs the depths of sorrow and transformation during the trials of 2020. A film by Timothy Nelson and Sergei Shauchenka.
Maribeth Diggle, soprano | Brian Arreola, tenor | Alexander Oliver, lyric actor
CHRONICLE OF A LIFE AND LOVE | TICKETS
September 25, 2021 – 7pm & 8:30pm
Part of JxJ at the Edlavitch DCJCC
Edlavitch DCJCC – 16th and Q Streets, NW
One of the most acclaimed virtual creations of IN Series’ 2020-2021 season becomes a live performance experience with the music of Schumann’s unforgettable Frauenliebe und Leben mingled with the writings of Jewish essayist Shalom Auslander to become a celebration of loving life, and living love. After the film by Timothy Nelson and Max Kuzmyak.
Elizabeth Mondragon, mezzo-soprano
Noah Mitchel, actor | Robert Ainsley, piano
THROUGH GRIEF TO HOPE – A CONCERT | TICKETS
September 26th, 2021 – 4pm
6th & I
A Concert of new beginnings featuring IN Series’ most beloved soloists and featuring the music of Mozart and Bernstein in conversation with a poetic journey out of the events of 2020, towards a new day – featuring music from Mozart’s Requiem, Ave Verum Corpus, Bernstein’s Kaddish Symphony, Chichester Psalms, West Side Story, and more, alongside poetry specially offered for this performance by renowned poets around the globe.
Teresa Ferrara, soprano | Melissa Wimbish, soprano | Judy Yannini, soprano | Elizabeth Mondragon, mezzo-soprano | Daniel Moody, countertenor | Robert Chafin, tenor | Carl DuPont, baritone | Noah Mitchel, speaker | Hui-Chuan Chen, music director & pianist
Purchase IN Confidence
-All tickets are 100% refundable or transferable due to cancellation or wellness concerns.
-IN Series follows all safety measures mandated by Washington, DC and the CDC.
-This season we will perform in venues designed for responsible social distancing.