Loading Events

« All Events

Virtual Event Virtual Event
  • This event has passed.

Sunday Opera Series – The Verdi Baritone – Macbeth

January 10 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm EST

Virtual Event Virtual Event
$15 – $50

Macbeth – the ruthless Scottish king guided by supernatural prophesies.

Macbeth is Verdi’s brilliant 10th opera & was created when the Pergola Theatre in Florence asked him for a scary, spooky, supernatural experience, in 1847. He based it on William Shakespeare’s paranormal play about ambition and treachery from 1606, which was designed to curry favour with the newly-arrived Scottish King James I, a man who had written a treatise on witchcraft, and had just survived a failed assassination attempt with “the gunpowder plot”. In play or opera, can we ever feel pity for this superstitious, traitorous social-climber? A great stage-actor, or singing-actor, can make us do so.

 

The Verdi Baritone
Sun Jan 3, Sun Jan 10, Sun Jan 17,
Sun Jan 31, Sun Feb 7

Details

Date:
January 10
Time:
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm EST
Cost:
$15 – $50
Event Category:

Venue

ontario Canada

Presenter

Iain Scott

Tickets

The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking "Get Tickets" will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
Tickets are no longer available