MSM French Opera Double Bill

MSM GRADUATE OPERA THEATRE PRESENTS
DEC 8 to DEC 11, 2022
A French Opera Double Bill:
Le portrait de Manon & Angélique
plus
Fauré’s Pavane
(Choral)

TICKETS: https://www.msmnyc.edu/performances/msm-opera-theatre-french-double-bill/

Pierre Vallet, Conductor
John de los Santos, Director

Le portrait de Manon
JULES MASSENET, Composer
GEORGES BOYER, Librettist

A one-act opera in which two young lovers desperate to wed
are deterred due to social class and inheritance complications.

Angélique
JACQUES IBERT, Composer
NINO, Librettist

This whirlwind farce written in 1927 exposes the comedic realities of frustration, compromise, and forgiveness that emerge to test a spouse’s true love.

AND INCLUDING

Pavane in F-sharp Minor, Op. 50
(Choral version)

GABRIEL FAURÉ, Composer

A meditation of five generations of women
looking back at their mothers’ marriages.

Neidorff-Karpati Hall