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Date
Saturday, January 29, 2022
Time
2:00 p.m.
Place
The Opera Center
Cost
Admission Fee

THE WORD “UNREAL” WAS JUSTIFIABLY INVOKED MANY TIMES AFTER THIS PERFORMANCE TO DESCRIBE HIS [KEY'MON W. MURRAH] EXPRESSIVE AND EFFULGENT VOCAL ACROBATICS.”

–Schmopera

Music by Christoph Willibald Gluck; Libretto by Ranieri de' Calzabigi

How far would you be willing to go for true love? Travel with Orpheus through an ever-shifting kaleidoscope of darkness and light, as he seeks to rescue his beloved wife Eurydice from the underworld. Set in the intimate Tagney Jones Hall at the Opera Center, with three principal singers and a small orchestra, this captivating production offers a front-row seat to sublime melodies and breathtaking drama. Chía Patiño, former head of Ecuador’s National Theatre, creates an all-new production that puts viewers in the midst of the action, and blurs the line between fantasy and reality.

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FANNIE: The Music and Life of Fannie Lou Hamer

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Pop-up performance featuring live music, rap, and DJing.
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POSTPONED Beowulf

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Beowulf, travels to King Hrothgar’s land to defeat a monster and save a kingdom, for that is what great heroes do.
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FANNIE: The Music and Life of Fannie Lou Hamer

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Orpheus and Eurydice

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How far would you be willing to go for true love? 

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