Celebrating Opera with the Fernie Friends of Opera.
All screenings are on the first Friday of the month at 7pm at the Arts Station.
Admission by donation.
May 3: Le Nozze di Figaro (the Marriage of Figaro) - Mozart
Featuring: Erwin Schrott, Miah Persson, Gerald Finley, Dorothea Roschmann, Rinat Shaham, Philip Langridge
Conducted: Antonio Pappano with the Royal Opera Orchestra and Chorus
Directed: David McVicar
2006. Italian with English Subtitles.
This spellbinding production, updated to 1830's France, explores timeless social and political relationships with a score - one of Mozart's finest for the stage - full of comedy, romance, envy, joy and bitterness. Beautiful and evocative sets and lighting add to the magic of one of the opera world's greatest hits.
September 7: Tales of Hoffman - Jacques Offenbach
October 5: Nabucco - Guiseppe Verdi
November 2: Ariadne Auf Naxos - Richard Strauss
December 7: Les Pêcheurs de Perles (The Pearl Fishers) - Georges Bizet
January 4: Rusalka - Antonin Dvorak
February 1: Prince Igor - Alexander Borodin
March 1: Anna Bolena - Gaetano Donizetti
April 5: Rinaldo - George Fredric Handel
May 3: Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) - Mozart