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Parent You Should Know: Christine Goerke Legendary soprano plays the title role in Washington National Opera’s production of R. Strauss’ Elektra this November…and depends on her teen girls to help her keep it real.

A woman smiles with her two daughters. They are in a theater.

Christine Goerke is among the world’s leading opera singers. Her powerhouse performances have earned critical acclaim across the globe. This November, D.C.-area audiences will have the good fortune to experience Goerke’s “dramatic intensity” (New York Times) as she performs the title role of Richard Strauss’ Elektra with the Washington National …

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