​​Berks Opera Company is a fictitious name owned by Berks Opera Workshop, a Pennsylvania nonprofit corporation and tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization.

Berks Opera Company  •  P. O. Box 251  •  Reading, PA 19603  •  berksoperacompany@gmail.com  •  484.752.2462

May's Featured Artist: Kevin Patrick

​Kevin Patrick, Baritone, is thrilled to be singing for Berks Opera again, after a successful debut with them in 2018 as Balthazar in "Amahl and the Night Visitors!" A native of Philadelphia, Kevin has sung throughout the Philadelphia area as well as in New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and New York. He has sung with various opera companies including Opera Delaware, Boheme Opera New Jersey, Baltimore Concert Opera, and Delaware Valley Opera Co. to name a few. He made his Off-Broadway Debut in 2017 in “Dorian Gray: The Musical” at the New York New Musical Festival. 


COVID 19 INFORMATION 

Berks Opera is mindful of protecting everyone’s well-being and ending this pandemic as soon as possible. Observing protective practices is especially necessary where live singing and public speaking are involved. 

Therefore, until the Covid 19 situation changes, we offer the following information:

• Attendees may also have to follow whatever policies the host may promulgate.

DUE TO CONTINUED UNCERTAINTIES SURROUNDING THE PANDEMIC, ALL INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE. ALL PRESENTATIONS ARE SUBJECT TO POSTPONEMENT, RELOCATION OR CANCELLATION. CHECK BERKS OPERA COMPANY’S WEBSITE OR EMAIL BERKS OPERA COMPANY FOR LATEST INFORMATION.

2021-22 Programs!

• Mountain Mary left a legacy of loving spirituality and profound healing.  Matthias Schaumbacher left the opposite: a legend of greed and violence. How have the seeds planted in the stories of these two people, who lived such different lives, grown in this place we call home?  

These Valleys and Mountains: Berks Legends
Friday, June 17th, 2022
Tickets: 
Miller Center for the Arts
Reading Area Community College, Reading, PA
A new opera by Chris Heslop, with libretto by Vicki Haller Graff, and direction by Joel Richard Gori. 


• We have received grant funding to move forward with our ARIA vocal workshop with Tower Health Respiratory Therapists. LEARN MORE!


The "Unleashing Your Inner Opera Fan" Series is BACK!

​Does your inner opera fan long for a fun way to learn more? In partnership with Fox Theatres, this series introduces the Met Live in HD Broadcasts and is presented by Education and Outreach Director, David Richie.

"Unleashing Your Inner Opera Fan" continues May 17th at Highlands of Wyomissing. The Unleashing Your Inner Opera Fan series consists of  multimedia presentations, about 60-80 minutes long. The presentations begin at 7pm. Admission is $20 for adults and seniors, $15 for students and young people under 30. Payment at the door by cash, check, or VISA/MC/PayPal on our Home Page (use the "donate" button).​


Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor

Tuesday May 17 • Highlands at Wyomissing, featuring Kevin Patrick, Baritone

Dean’s Hamlet featuring a special discussion with Susan Roberts, Shakespeare Expert
Tuesday May 31 • Highlands at Wyomissing, featuring Maggie Riker, Soprano
Thursday June 2 • Phoebe Berks, Wernersville, featuring  Julie Kremm, Soprano

Call Berks Opera at 484-752-2462 or email berksoperacompany@gmail.com with questions. Thank you Fox Theatres for continuing to support these programs! 

Metropolitan Opera | In Cinemas (metopera.org
Fox Theatres | Location (foxshowtimes.com)