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Spotlight on Opera

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  • May 2, 9, 16, & 23
  • 7:30 PM
  • Ethical Society, Clayton
  • $12 per ticket or $36 for the whole series

Spotlight on Opera

Mondays at 7:30 p.m., Ethical Society of St. Louis (9001 Clayton Road).

Discover unexpected insights on our season, with live performances of excerpts from each opera performed by our Richard Gaddes Festival Artists and Gerdine Young Artists. This lively panel/concert series is moderated by General Director Timothy O’Leary and is hosted at The Ethical Society of St. Louis. Tickets are $12 per event, $36 for all four (click here to subscribe or below for individual events). A light reception with the artists follows each program. 

May 2: La bohème: Artists on the Fringe — Bohemia in the 19th and 21st century

Guest speaker: Em Piro, Executive Director, St Lou Fringe Festival

May 9: Macbeth: Out, Damn’d Spot

Guest speaker: Rick Dildine, Artistic and Executive Director, Shakespeare Festival St. Louis

May 16: Ariadne on Naxos: Backstage Drama, Onstage Comedy — When Art Mimics Life

Guest speaker: Ken Page, Broadway actor and The Major Domo in Ariadne on Naxos

May 23: Shalimar the Clown: Bringing an Acclaimed Novel from the Page to the Stage

Guest speaker: TBA!


$12 per event, or subscribe to the entire series for only $36. Student tickets and tickets for groups of 15 or more are available for $5.