Opera for the people

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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8月27日
Main 總圖書館, Koret 禮堂
Opera for the People
星期日, 2014年8月31日
Noe Valley 分館/ Sally Brunn, Noe Valley 分館會議室
2014 - 2015 Opera Preview Lecture
星期三, 2014年9月3日
Main 總圖書館, Koret 禮堂

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