OPERA GOES TO JAIL:
AN EVENING OF CRIME AND PUNISHMENT
November 2nd & 4th, 2012
Our second annual Opera@OBERON event, this year we delve into the heart of the criminal with operatic scenes and arias featuring the most derelict of characters. Grab a drink at the bar and join us for an exciting evening of opera's seedy underbelly!
DEAD MAN WALKING:
NEW ENGLAND PREMIERE
March 15th - 18th, 2013
Jake Heggie's Dead Man Walking receives its New England premiere thirteen years after its critically acclaimed debut at San Francisco Opera. With a libretto by Terrence McNally, adapted from the first-hand account Sister Helen Prejean, C.S.J., it speaks of faith, redemption, and the bonds of family as seen through the eyes of a nun who establishes a unique relationship with an inmate on Death Row at a Louisiana State Penitentiary.
August 1st - 4th, 2013
Rossini's witty take on the Cinderella fairy tale comes to life in a partnership with period orchestra Grand Harmonie.