( Wed., Apr. 19, 2017 - Sun., Apr. 23, 2017 )
Agnes deMille Theatre, 1533 S. Main Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27117-2189
Music by Richard Strauss; Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal; Sung in German with English supertitles
Conductor: David Effron; Stage Director: Steven LaCosse; Music Preparation: Angela Vanstory Ward
The fun begins when the wealthiest man in the city double books a group of opera singers and a band of bawdy comedians as dinner entertainment. In this opera-within-an-opera set on the Greek island of Naxos, Strauss examines art, fidelity, and love.
Regular $22; Students with valid ID $18