February 23, 2020

60 minutes



Coalition for African Americans in the Performing Arts (CAAPA)  presents “Opening Ceremony” .
CAAPA’s Mission is to help “Bring Color to the Classics!” CAAPA’s vision is to help promote opportunities for Black classical musicians and others in the performing arts through arts performances, education, and outreach. Artist Talk-Back after the show


CAAPA provides a Metropolitan Opera, Washington National Opera musician for a stellar and moving performance at their opening ceremonies. CAAPA provides stellar performers to sing the opening National Anthem, Negro National Anthem, a song reflecting the occasion, etc. at opening and/or closing ceremonies.

Calendar for Opening Ceremony