Faust by Charles Gounod
Sunday, April 3rd, 2016 at 3:00pm
Faust became one of the most popular French operas of all time. Its composer created his masterpiece in
1851 and fused it with beautiful melodies, coupled with a sense of theater. Translated and sung worldwide in
at least 25 languages, it was the opera chosen to open the first Metropolitan Opera season in New York City.
Rigoletto by Guiseppe Verdi
Saturday, May 14th, 2016 at 7:30pm
In 1851 Verdi ‘s musical genius was maturing with Rigoletto. His characterization of roles expanded, arias
and ensembles further developed, and an explosion of orchestral drama ensued. Based on a play by Victor
Hugo, the opera is a brilliant example of music’s Romantic Period.
Flamenco Dance Project Company Presents: “De Todos Los Sabores” (Of All Flavors)
Saturday, June 4th, 2016 at 7:30pm
Flamenco Dance Project is a professional company of performing
artists dedicated to the evolving art of Flamenco dance and music.
Its mission is to promote intercultural understanding, community
growth, and cultural diversity by showcasing the talents of US -
based Flamenco performers.