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George Frideric Handels Rodelinda - UMKC Conservatory Artist Series

UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance - Opera

Producer:  UMKC Conservatory of Music & Dance

Event Title: :  George Frederic Handel’s  - Rodelinda 

 

Event Date-Time/s: Thursday March 23rd, 2017   7:30 pm

Event Date-Time/s: Friday March 24th, 2017    7:30 pm

Event Date-Time/s: Saturday March 25th, 2017    7:30pm

Event Date-Time/s: Sunday March 26th, 2017      2:30 pm

 

Event Hall:     White Recital Hall   4949 Cherry    KCMO 64110

Running Time:  Approx 2½ to 3 HRS

 

# of Intermissions: 1-2   

***Pre Opera talks 30mins prior to the start of the Opera with/ Alison DeSimone, Assistant Professor of Musicology.
Dr. DeSimone will give historical, social, and cultural context to the opera,especially discussing the (sometimes scandalous) lives of the original singers in the 1725 production! She will also briefly go over the plot of the opera,
some distinctive musical features, and why it remains so popular today.

 

Classify Content:  Mostappreciated by Middle School & Older - Light Opera

Short Description:  In one of Handel’s best dramas, we find ourheroine Rodelinda—who believes her husband to be dead—having to marry adespicable character or see him murder her son. How will this story end? The opera is directed by Fenlon Lamb, withcoaching by artist in residence Estelí Gomez and faculty Allison DeSimone, andfeaturing collaborations with Conservatory dance faculty and students. 

 

Emergency Phone for Event Time:  PAC BUILDING MGR  816 235 2701

 

Contact Name & Number for Patron Concerns: DanaSelf  816 235 2949//Kristin Shafel   

                  ConservatoryDean // Faculty Directors  // Jim Snell

 

Info:  Any Student and All UMKC Faculty & Staff admitted for free atdoor-no tickets required        

       ***** ONLY 1admission-non-transferable per any Student or non-CONS*****

                     *** 2 admissions non-transferable per any Cons Fac/Staff***

                 (UMKC Fac/Staff and Students aswell as HS and College must show ID)

White Recital Hall
Also available as part of a subscriptionPlenty of tickets
Fri, Mar 24
07:30 PM
White Recital Hall
Also available as part of a subscriptionPlenty of tickets
Sat, Mar 25
07:30 PM
White Recital Hall
Also available as part of a subscriptionPlenty of tickets
Sun, Mar 26
02:30 PM

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