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Lyric Opera Lecture on La Traviata

Docents from the Lyric Education Corps lecture about the composers and the performances while sharing music excerpts.Violetta is Paris’s most desirable courtesan. She’s sought after by society’s most important men, wealthy in her own right, and perfectly content with her hedonistic, carefree existence—until she meets Alfredo Germont.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Otello: Lyric Opera Lecture

Docents of the award winning Education Corps lecture on the composer and the performances while sharing recorded excerpts.Verdi’s music brilliantly captures the essence of Shakespeare’s tragedy, bringing new dimension to the story of Otello, the Moor of Venice, who’s worshipped for his prowess at war, beloved by his gentle wife Desdemona, and despised by his supposedly loyal ensign, Iago.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm