Michael Forest and Byron Jones, Coordinators of Opera Activities
Opera Up Close
Friday, November 2 at 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 3 at 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, November 4 at 2:30 p.m.
Sam Helfrich, Visiting Artist and Director
Back by popular demand! Forget everything you think you know about opera. Shenandoah Conservatory presents an intimate double-bill of two one-act operas: Baroque master John Blow’s take on Venus and Adonis and Lee Hoiby’s examination of the music of rural life in his celebrated adaptation of Lanford Wilson’s This Is the Rill Speaking.
Main Stage Opera:
Mozart's Don Giovanni
Shenandoah Conservatory Symphony Orchestra
Jan Wagner, Conductor
Friday and Saturday at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday matinee at 2:30 p.m.
Featuring the Shenandoah Conservatory Symphony Orchestra Don Giovanni fuses comedy, melodrama, and the supernatural in a morality tale about an arrogant and promiscuous nobleman rushing headlong into a terrifying fate.