Classic – Innovative – Invigorating – Nurturing – Opera in Upstate N.Y.
A family friendly, outdoor Opera & Music Festival, every August in the Hudson Valley town of Phoenicia N.Y.
Beginning October 2022, The International Festival of the Voice will begin classes on Voice, Performance and Acting with instructors Louis Otey, Sarah Reny, Lisa Nicholas and Brian Festa
see our list of classes
Announcing future concerts and the 2023 International Festival of the Voice very soon.
La Boheme 2017
Don Giovanni presented by N.Y.C. Teatro Grattacielo opera company
Hollywood in the Hills in collaboration with The Woodstock Film Festival
La Traviata presented by NYC Opera
24 Main. Cultural & Community Center
How an arts organization thrived during covid
Hudson Valley One (HV1)
DURING THE THICK OF COVID, PHOENICIA INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF THE VOICE PRESENTED THE 1ST US DRIVE-IN LIVE PERFORMANCE,
Director Maria Todaro, made arrangements to produce the opera “with full everything” in an extraordinary format: live onstage, in front of a sea of parked cars on the former IBM site at Kingston’s Tech City.
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Opera In Upstate New York, Hudson Valley
“the Festival is a community of people that care about their town, the Hudson Valley and their neighbors, and want to better the life of all. With gratitude to all of you!
Now the shows— watching opera, or a musical, or a great concert or recital – can and should be a transformative experience. But this kind of experience can only come from certain kinds of artists.”
The Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice
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