Exploring Opera: Fall Met HD Insights: Turandot
Thu, October 10, 2019 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Whether or not you plan to attend the fall Met HD broadcast performances, join Instructor James Sokol for interesting insights into three glorious operas:
A fierce Chinese princess¨ a courageous disguised prince¨ a young slave girl hopelessly in love Journey through Puccini’s soaring music which so beautifully represents their characters and their journeys in this operatic masterpiece's for each of the principal characters.
The irresistible title character who becomes the toast of Paris is torn between money and a man Massenet’s lush score musically paints the tender moments of intimacy to the scintillating moments of grandeur in this story of love¨ luxury and loss".
Madama Butterfly (10/31)
The heartbreaking story of the naive¨ trusting¨ doomed geisha and the American naval officer who abandons her is one of opera’s most beloved works Join in this journey from girlish fantasy to ultimate sacrifice set to some of Puccini’s most glorious and touching music.
$18 – Single class w/Advance Registration
$20 – Single class w/Day-of Registration
Space is limited and offered on a first-come first served basis. Reserve yours today!
Please call 415.444.8000 to register.
Please note: Registrations are non-refundable.