In 16th century Verona, passionate, star-crossed lovers are doomed by their feuding families and conspiring circumstances. This unique presentation of the opera includes dramatic readings from Shakespeare’sRomeo and Juliet in English throughout the performance. Yulan Piao and Mackenzie Whitney star as the ill-fated paramours. Charles Gounod’s sensuous, thrilling opera is the perfect accompaniment to a romantic Valentine’s weekend!
Performed in French with projected English translations.
Maestro Salesky's Opera Preview starts 45 minutes prior to each performance. Students are invited to take photos with the cast on stage immediately following the performances!