This beloved holiday production was written for a television audience and premiered on Christmas Eve, 1951. It is under an hour in length and is sung in English, with full orchestra. A dance sequence will feature guest artists from Minnesota Ballet.
Sample some of opera’s most delectable Shakespeare moments, then sample some decadent treats at our dessert auction!
This opera truly has it all. A dying heroine, sacrificing her happiness for the man she loves... some of the most beloved moments in opera, brought to life by sensational soloists, live orchestra and full chorus... musical storytelling at its most spectacular.