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Fall 2014 Program 

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Spring 2014 Opera

Spring 2014

L'INCORONAZIONE DI POPPEA (1642)

All performances in Ardrey Memorial Auditorium.

Friday, April 4, 2014
Pre-performance lecture at 6:45 p.m.
Performance at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 5, 2014
Pre-performance lecture at 6:45 p.m.
Performance at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 6, 2014
Pre-performance lecture at 1:15 p.m.
Performance at 2:00 p.m.

by Claudio Monteverdi

Libretto by Gian Francesco Busenello
(in Italian with English Super Titles)

The first opera to be based on actual historical figures, THE CORONATION OF POPPEA tells the story of the glamorous courtesan Poppea who captures the heart of the Roman emperor Nerone (Nero), causing him to renounce his wife and make Poppea his empress.