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A Taste of the Opera at the French Market

September 24, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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Three Sundays in September, the NEW ORLEANS OPERA ASSOCIATION  presents three vocalists at the French Market who will perform a concert that previews selections from their 2016-2017 season. All concerts are free and open to the public and are held in the Dutch Alley Performance Pavilion located at St. Phillip and Decatur Streets, riverside, one block from the open-air French Market.

Tables and chairs are provided but there is limited seating; come early to grab a seat! You are welcome and encouraged to bring your own chairs if preferred!

Concerts are at 2:00 p.m. on September 3,  September 17, and September 24.

Here is a glimpse at the 2017-2018 New Orleans Opera season. Expect songs performed at A TASTE OF THE OPERA to include songs from these operas:

 María de Buenos Aires by Astor Piazzolla – September 9 & 10, 2017

Cavalleria Rusticana by Mascagni and Pagliacciby by Leoncavallo  – October 6 & 8, 2017

Orpheus in the Underworld by Jacques Offenbach – November 10 & 12, 2017

Tabasco: A Burlesque Opera by George W. Chadwick – January 25, 26, 27, & 28, 2018

Champion by Terence Blanchard – March 9, 2018




September 24, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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