Going for Baroque!

Schuster Center

8:00 pm Friday, April 24, 2020

3:00 pm Sunday, April 26, 2020

NEAL GITTLEMAN conductor
KAREN RUSSO BURKE choreographer
GARY BRIGGLE stage director

JOSEFIEN STOPPELENBERG* soprano
ASHLEY DIXON mezzo-soprano
JOHN HOLIDAY* countertenor
LUIS ALEJANDRO OROZCO* baritone

*Dayton Opera debut

Dayton Opera travels back in time to the beautiful beginnings of opera in a first-time exploration of the Baroque period of music. The Schuster Center swells with ornate arias from operas composed in the colorful musical style and masterful vocal technique that emerged from the Renaissance. The program will also feature dancers from Dayton Ballet and the Dayton Opera Chorus.

 

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