Opera



A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute (UNCSA), UNC School of the Arts: Ariadne Auf Naxos, Op. 60


( Wed., Apr. 19, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 23, 2017 )

Agnes deMille Theatre, 1533 S. Main Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27117-2189

Program

Music by Richard Strauss; Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal; Sung in German with English supertitles

Conductor: David Effron; Stage Director: Steven LaCosse; Music Preparation: Angela Vanstory Ward

The fun begins when the wealthiest man in the city double books a group of opera singers and a band of bawdy comedians as dinner entertainment. In this opera-within-an-opera set on the Greek island of Naxos, Strauss examines art, fidelity, and love.

Cost

Regular $22; Students with valid ID $18

More information

(336) 721-1945
http://www.UNCSA.edu/performances

Dates

  • Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 7:30 PM
  • Friday, April 21, 2017 at 7:30 PM
  • Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 2:00 PM