Faculty: Rick Christman, Fabiana Bravo, Sharon Christman, Stanley Cornett, Francois Loup, Giovanni Reggioli, Denyce Graves,Henriette Lund, Mattia D'Affuso, Nicholas Catravas, David Ballena, Kayme Henkel, David Hill, Michael Parker, Seyoung Jeong, Kathleen Scott, Joel Borrelli-Boudreau, Katerina Souvorova, Kethia Clairvoyant, Guillaume Tourniaire, Peter Kozma, Kate Huntress-Reeve.
Two intense weeks of staging and music rehearsals will result in four performances of Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro and Bizet's Carmen as well as a separate performance of The evening of the opera scenes and arias.
All performances are fully staged, in costume, sung in Italian (Le Nozze di Figaro) and French with English spoken dialogs (Carmen) and projected English supertitles. The performances of the operas as well as the concert of the opera scenes and arias are accompanied by BCO chamber orchestra.
Friday, June 15, 7:30pm
Sunday, June 17, 3:00pm
Director: Guillaume Tourniaire. Conductors: Joel Borrelli-Boudreau, Katerina Souvorova
Saturday, June 16 , 3:00pm
Sunday, June 17, 7.30pm
Director: Peter Kozma, Conductor: Kathleen Scott
Saturday, June 16, 7.30pm
Director: Kate Huntress-Reeve, Rick Christman.
Conductors: Kathleen Scott, Joel Borelli Boudreau, Katerina Souvorova
All festival performances are presented at the Ward Hall of the Benjamin T.Rome School of Music, at Catholic University of America, 620 Michigan Ave., N.E., Washington DC 20064