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PERFORMANCES

Even More Performances – August 2019

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Keep an eye on this organization, they present lots of interesting stuff! SUNSET MUSIC AND ARTS  sunsetarts.wordpress.com or 415-564-2324 Norma (Bellini) – Encore performance by Bay Shore Lyric Opera featuring soprano Jenny Der Torossian Studley as...

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More Performances – August 2019

Ciao, Opera Mavens. More goodies have come to our attention...so much for the dog days of summer! LAMPLIGHTERS MUSIC THEATRE  lamplighters.org or 415-227-4797 H.M.S. Pinafore (Gilbert & Sullivan) - Known as one of the “Big Three” of the canon, full of wonderful...

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*Addendum* – Performances August 2019

WEST EDGE OPERA  westedgeopera.org or 510-841-1903 Threepenny Opera (Weill) - Unrepentant criminal Macheath (aka Mack the Knife, sung by tenor Derek Chester) marries naive and trusting Polly Peachum (soprano Maya Kherani) much to the displeasure of her father, who...

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Performances & Special Events – August 2019

Ciao, Opera Mavens! Apologies for the short notice, have to keep it short & sweet this month... MEROLA OPERA PROGRAM  merola.org or 415-936-2324 If I Were You (Heggie & Scheer) – World Premiere of opera loosely based on the novel Si j’étais vous by...

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Performances & Special Events – July 2019

Ciao, Opera Mavens. It's summertime and getting your opera fix is easy! SAN FRANCISCO SYMPHONY  sfsymphony.org or 415-864-6000 The Child and the Magic Spells (Ravel) – Semi-staged production by all-star cast including Isabel Leonard, Marnie Breckinridge, Anna Christy,...

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Operas, Concerts, Recitals – June 2019

Ciao, Opera Mavens. Celebrate summer with some of these wonderful performances! BAY SHORE LYRIC OPERA  bslopera.com or 408-391-5785 Norma (Bellini) – The Druid priestess Norma (soprano Jenny der Torossian Studley) has had an illicit affair and two children with...

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Opera, Concerts & Recitals – May 2019, Part I

Ciao, Opera Mavens. May is busting out all over with a plethora of opera-tunities! SAN FRANCISCO CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC  sfcm.edu or 415-503-6275 Later the Same Evening (Musto / Campbell) – New chamber opera inspired by the figures in five paintings by American artist...

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