The Touchstone

Video Streaming

In 2015, Wolf Trap Opera embarked on a project to offer time-limited video streams of its productions at The Barns at Wolf Trap. In partnership with Blue Land MediaClassical WETA 90.9 and Wolf Trap Recordings, a new opera is made available every six months. 

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Preshow Talk

Preshow Talks

Lively and informative talks are available one hour before curtain for each opera performance at The Barns and the Filene Center.

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Simon O'Neill

Master Classes

Each season’s Filene Artist in Residence holds a public master class at the Center for Education at Wolf Trap, offering Wolf Trap Opera’s young residents guidance on style, performance enhancement, language, stagecraft, and more. This class is open to the public—aspiring singers and opera aficionados welcome!

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Dock 5


Taking opera to new places and unexpected spaces, UNTRAPPED comprises partnerships with other arts organizations in the Washington, D.C. metro area. 

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Kim Witman


Kim Witman's blog has been demystifying opera since 2004. Read about WTO's annual audition tour and go behind the scenes during the summer season!

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