Oct 8 @ 11:00 pm – Oct 9 @ 1:30 am
Opera: Rigoletto
11:00 pm
The love between a deformed and ridiculed court jester, Rigoletto, and his daughter Gilda, is pushed to the limit in Verdi’s dark tale of betrayal and vengeance. In honor of Verdi’s bicentennial, director Enrico Castiglione sends the audience on a dramatic journey of passionate love and sacrifice, set on the stunningly beautiful open-air stage in[...]
Nov 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Opera: Nabucco
7:00 pm
Verdi’s Nabucco is an opera of biblical majesty, containing some of the greatest choral music ever composed. The plot is based on the story of the Babylonian emperor Nabucco (Nebuchadnezzar), the captivity of the Jews under his rule, his struggle against his loved ones, his divine punishment and final salvation. The themes of spirituality, love,[...]
Nov 6 @ 12:00 am – 2:30 am
Opera: Nabucco
12:00 am
Verdi’s Nabucco is an opera of biblical majesty, containing some of the greatest choral music ever composed. The plot is based on the story of the Babylonian emperor Nabucco (Nebuchadnezzar), the captivity of the Jews under his rule, his struggle against his loved ones, his divine punishment and final salvation. The themes of spirituality, love,[...]
2:00 pm
They wiggled, they jiggled, they wore low cut gowns and short shorts, they kowtowed to the club owners and smiled at the customers…and they did it all, just to play the music they loved. In the thirties and forties, hundreds of women musicians toured the country in glamorous All-Girl Bands, while others played side by[...]