February 11, 2022, at 7:30 PM & February 13, 2022, at 2:30 PM
At the Mahalia Jackson Theater for the Performing Arts
These performances bring the New Orleans Opera Chorus front and center, showcasing the important role choruses play in grand opera from the 18th and 19th centuries. Selections will include highlights from Carmen, Il trovatore, Tosca, and more, including appearances by guest soloists. This 90-minute performance will be conducted by General Director Emeritus Robert Lyall, and you’re sure to be humming along!
Music and Libretto by various Masters
Conducted by ROBERT LYALL
LAUREN MICHELLE, soprano
EMILY TREIGLE, mezzo-soprano
CHAUNCEY PACKER, tenor
JOHN MOORE, baritone
THE LOUISIANA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Sung in various languages with English supertitles
Running Time 90 MINUTES (no intermission)
Some examples to get you in a Chorus frame of mind:
We will announce the program soon!