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Helen/Helena in Midsummer Rekindled or Here's a how-de-do!
Musical Workshop

Saturday, June 11, 2022  | two performances at 2:00 pm (EST) and 8pm (EST) 
Harris Theater at the Center for the Arts

Catherine Flye and Nick Olcott have collaborated to create a musical together, combining the words of William Shakespeare and the songs of Gilbert & Sullivan. The two have worked together frequently over the years with shows at the Folger and Arena Stage, resulting in critical acclaim and Helen Hayes Awards. George Mason University’s School of Theater have offered a home for a workshop of Midsummer Rekindled under the PART (Professional Artist Residency in Theater) program with Catherine as Director and Joe Walsh as Musical Director. 


Click here for details and ticket information!

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Concert soloist, Anghiari Festival with Southbanks Sinfonia

Thursday, July 14, 2022  | TIME TBD on the Isle of Ischia

Rachel is delighted to make her debut with the Anghiari Festival. She will be singing several Mozart favorites with Southbanks Sinfonia orchestra, led by conductor, Simon Over. She will also join frequent collaborator, mezzo-soprano, Phoebe Haines for this gorgeous concert on the Isle of Ischia. 

Check back here for event details coming soon!

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'From Florence with Love: A Valentine's Postcard'
YouTube Premier Concert 

with Mezzo Soprano, Phoebe Haines 

Sunday, February 13, 2022  | 2:00 pm (EST) // 7pm London (GMT)

While reuniting in Florence, Italy, Phoebe and Rachel found themselves reminiscing and feeling grateful for the support they received since beginning their online concert series in early 2020. As a thank you, they created a mini-concert in the form a Valentine's 'postcard'.

Join them as they transport you to magical 'Firenze', for this short and sweet 20 minutes concert (with quick and fun blooper reel after!).

Click here on the concert link, which will go live on Feb 13 at 2pm EST!

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Semi-finalist in the Concorso Lirico Internazionale Santa Gianna Beretta Molla Competition, Associazione Culturale Giuseppe Verdi

Saturday, October 2, 2021  | 9:00 am Milan, Italy

Ms. Elezi is looking forward to singing in the semi-finals of this international opera competiiton. 

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'Spring Serenade' YouTube Premier Concert 
with Mezzo Soprano, Phoebe Haines 

Sunday, May 8, 2021  | 2:00 pm USA (EST) // 7:00 pm London (GMT)

Rachel and mezzo-soprano, Phoebe Haines will be coming together again, this time in recognition of Cancer Awareness Day. Rachel and Phoebe are honored to be partnering with Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance, bringing you a hand-picked selection of opera duets and solo pieces. Featuring works by composers including Rossini, Bizet, Offenbach, Délibes, Hahn and many more...

Partial proceeds will be going directly to Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance.

 

Event information can be found on OCRA's event page.

Please click here for a direct link to the concert.

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'Holiday Spirit' YouTube Premier Concert 

with Mezzo Soprano, Phoebe Haines 

Sunday, December 20, 2020  | 2:00 pm USA (EST) // 7:00 pm London (GMT)

Rachel and mezzo-soprano, Phoebe Haines will be joining forces once again on their concert, 'Holiday Spirit', spreading joy and good wishes for a very different holiday season this year. They will bring you holiday favorites from Handel's Messiah, What Child Is This, Ma'oz Tsur, Coventry Carol, White Christmas, and many more!  

 

As usual, they will be donating to charity, this time 50% of all proceeds will go to Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity in London (UK). 

You can continue to watch and spread the joy HERE!

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'Fairest Isle' LIVESTREAM CONCERT

with Mezzo Soprano, Phoebe Haines 

Saturday, May 30, 2020  | 2:00 am USA (EST) // 7:00 pm London (BST)

Rachel will sing again alongside mezzo-soprano, Phoebe Haines in their concert 'Fairest Isle'. This concert will bring you a collection of arias and folksongs to transport you to mystical lands. 

 

An important feature of this program is that we will be donating 25% of all proceeds to the Official Navajo Nation Covid-19 Relief Fund,

We hope you join us at the link below!

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'Kings & Queens' LIVESTREAM CONCERT

with Phoebe Haines & Jessie Tse

Saturday, May 16, 2020  | 10:00 am USA (EST) // 3:00 pm London (BST)

This livestream concert of songs and arias from classical music's most vibrant royal families will be a concert for these unusual times. Rachel is honored to join international viral sensation, mezzo-soprano, Phoebe Haines and the internationally award-winning soprano, Jessie Tse. All three women are looking forward to spreading music far and wide with this delightful concert being streamed live simultaneously from the Washington, DC and London, England. 

Additionally, a portion of this concert's proceeds will be donated to the National Domestic Violence Hotline and their COVID-19 Emergency Response Effort.

 

We hope you join us at either link below!

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Click here for the Facebook Link

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Clorinda in Rossini's La Cenerentola -- CANCELLED (Covid)
Geneva Light Opera 

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 (cover run)

Thursday, July 23, 2020 | 7:30 pm

Saturday, July 25, 2020 | 3:00 pm

Sunday, July 26, 2020 | 3:00 pm

Ms. Elezi is thrilled to join Geneva Light Opera in both her company and role debut as Clorinda, one of Angelina's (Cinderalla's) wicked step-sisters! She will be covering the role and is delighted to be able to perform it. Performances will take place at Smith Opera House in Geneva, New York. 

Click here for show and ticket information.

**Note: GLO has had to make the very sad decision to postpone this summer's production, due to Covid-19 concerns. They very much hope to mount the production at a later date, and at a time that is safer for all!