Presented by the Seattle Opera Young Artists Program
Join us as we celebrate the Bicentennial of one of opera’s greatest composers, Giuseppe Verdi!
This special evening will showcase the talented singers of Seattle Opera’s Young Artists Program, the Seattle Opera Chorus and the Seattle Opera Young Artists Program Orchestra performing various scenes and acts by Giuseppe Verdi. The full-length concert features selections from Verdi’s masterpieces: the first act of La Traviata, the last act of Rigoletto, and various scenes from La Forza del Destino, Nabucco and Don Carlo.
More than just a concert, Viva Verdi! is an exquisite evening of music filled with passion, romance, and unforgettable melodies. This grand celebration of Verdi’s bicentennial is conducted by the Young Artists Program, Music Director, Brian Garman and staged by the Young Artists Program, Artistic Director, Peter Kazaras.
In Italian with English Subtitles
Meany Hall, University of Washington Campus
Approximate Running Time: 2 hours, 20 minutes with 2 intermissions
Celebrate our emerging artists by attending a post-performance reception where you can meet the cast over wine and hors d’oeuvres. Be sure to select the $100 ticket when purchasing; you’ll enjoy the performance and reception while making an investment in the future of opera with a gift to the Young Artists Program. The Young Artists Program depends on your contributed support for its continued success.
Seattle Opera Guild
With Artistic Director of the Young Artists Program Peter Kazaras and Music Director Brian Garman.