MSM GRADUATE OPERA THEATRE PRESENTS
DEC 8 to DEC 11, 2022
A French Opera Double Bill:
Le portrait de Manon & Angélique
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.
JACQUES IBERT, Composer
This whirlwind farce written in 1927 exposes the comedic realities of frustration, compromise, and forgiveness that emerge to test a spouse’s true love.
Pavane in F-sharp Minor, Op. 50
GABRIEL FAURÉ, Composer
A meditation of five generations of women
looking back at their mothers’ marriages.