Exploring Opera: Paris’ Opera Houses & Premieres
Three Thursdays, November 4, 11 & 18 – 1-2:30pm (PT) on Zoom
During the 19th century, Paris was known as the cultural capital of Europe, due in large part to its many opera houses & theaters. In this special mini-series, join James Sokol to learn about and enjoy highlights of selected works which premiered at some of the city’s most important theaters.
- The Opera de Paris (Nov 4)
- The Opera Comique (Nov 11)
- The Théâtre Lyrique & the Théâtre-Italien (Nov 18)
This special mini-series is filled with glorious arias, fabulous singers, and gorgeous music; a great series for opera newcomers & the long-time fans. Come for the songs; stay for the fun!