FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 20, 2008
CONTACT: Julia Sheridan, 503-295-3508
PORTLAND OPERA’S “Would you like an aria with those fries?” BROWN BAG SERIES
SEPTEMBER TOPIC: Verdi’s LA TRAVIATA
September’s lunchtime event kicks off Portland Opera’s 2008/09 Season – Life on the Edge – with one of the most beloved of Verdi’s operas – LA TRAVIATA.
Robert Ainsley, Portland Opera’s Chorus Master and Principal Coach will explore the music and history behind this intensely moving opera of soaring melodies and a very tragic tale. Enjoy your lunch and enjoy musical highlights from LA TRAVIATA performed by the Portland Opera Studio Artists.
Portland Opera’s LA TRAVIATA opens September 26 at the Keller Auditorium.
WHAT: Portland Opera’s “Would you like an aria with those fries?” lunchtime presentation.
September topic: Verdi’s La Traviata.
FREE TO THE PUBLIC!
WHEN: Noon – 1:00pm, Friday, September 5, 2008.
WHERE: Multnomah County Central Library (801 SW 10th Ave) in the U.S. Bank room.
These ongoing lunch presentations are held at Multnomah County Central Library from 12:00pm to 1:00pm on the First Friday of each month.
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