Opera for the people

Event detail
CALENDAR_ADD_TO_MY
 

The Tales of Hoffman, by Jacques Offenbach

'A Tale of Three Women'

E.T.A. Hoffman (author of 'The Nutcracker') recalls his three tragic loves: Olympia the mechanical doll; Guilietta the greedy courtesan; and the genuinely good Antonia, who dies despite being treated by 'Dr. Miracle'.  When the drunk Hoffman's current flame Stella appears, he sees her as the embodiment of 'The Three'.  And he rejects her! 

SF Opera is performing The Tales of Hoffmann from June 5 through July 6.  Go see the opera with your newfound knowledge!

"Opera for the People" is a lecture series run by Larry Oppenheim.  He is President of the Kensington Symphony Orchestra in the East Bay, where he is co-principal oboe and solo English horn.  He also writes the program notes.  Larry's goal is to make classical music more enjoyable and accessible to "all the people".

近期活動

2014 - 2015 Opera Preview Lecture
星期三, 2014年9月3日
Main 總圖書館, Koret 禮堂
Potrero Hill Flute Ensemble
星期六, 2014年9月6日
Potrero 分館, Potrero 分館會議室
Zumba Basics
星期三, 2014年9月10日
Sunset 分館, 日落區分館兒童室

更多相關活動

近期課程

Destiny Arts-Capoira
星期二, 2014年9月23日
Visitacion Valley 分館, Visitacion Valley 分館會議室
Zumba Basics
星期五, 2014年9月26日
Main 總圖書館, 兒童故事室
Come Learn How to Salsa and Bachata!
星期二, 2014年9月30日
參加我們的調查