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The Magic Marksman
2016-2017 Virginia Opera
The Magic Marksman

Der Freischutz

With one of the most haunting scores in all of opera, Weber, founder of German Romantic Opera and Wagnerian forefather, has created a compelling drama that twists reality with supernatural powers and phenomena. A forester, ensnared by dark powers, seeks to ensure his win in a shooting contest. This eerie backdrop of mysterious places and gloomy forests, supporting a grim fairy tale from a bygone age, has never been experienced on Virginia Opera stages! Sung in English with English Supertitles
Fri 1/27/17 8:00PM Harrison Opera House The Magic Marksman
Sun 1/29/17 2:30PM Harrison Opera House The Magic Marksman
Tue 1/31/17 7:30PM Harrison Opera House The Magic Marksman


The Magic Marksman RVA
2016-2017 Virginia Opera
The Magic Marksman RVA

Der Freischutz

With one of the most haunting scores in all of opera, Weber, founder of German Romantic Opera and Wagnerian forefather, has created a compelling drama that twists reality with supernatural powers and phenomena. A forester, ensnared by dark powers, seeks to ensure his win in a shooting contest. This eerie backdrop of mysterious places and gloomy forests, supporting a grim fairy tale from a bygone age, has never been experienced on Virginia Opera stages! Sung in English with English Supertitles
Fri 2/17/17 8:00PM Carpenter Theatre The Magic Marksman
Sun 2/19/17 2:30PM Carpenter Theatre The Magic Marksman


Turandot
2016-2017 Virginia Opera
Turandot

Turandot

Based on an ancient fable set in China, this story of the legendary Princess Turandot, so desirable that men risked their heads for her hand in marriage, weaves the quest for love with the ultimate consequences. From the opening moments of Puccini's extravagant and exotic score, you will be thrown into a world of suspense and horror. Featuring "Nessun dorma," one of the most famous opera arias of all time, and sung by a stellar cast of internationally recognized singers, led by audience favorite Kelly Cae Hogan (Salome 2015), you will be enthralled by this epic new production under the direction of Virginia Opera's beloved Lillian Groag (La Traviata 2015). Sung in Italian with English Supertitles
Fri 3/17/17 8:00PM Harrison Opera House Turandot
Sun 3/19/17 2:30PM Harrison Opera House Turandot
Tue 3/21/17 7:30PM Harrison Opera House Turandot


Turandot RVA
2016-2017 Virginia Opera
Turandot RVA

Turandot

Based on an ancient fable set in China, this story of the legendary Princess Turandot, so desirable that men risked their heads for her hand in marriage, weaves the quest for love with the ultimate consequences. From the opening moments of Puccini's extravagant and exotic score, you will be thrown into a world of suspense and horror. Featuring "Nessun dorma," one of the most famous opera arias of all time, and sung by a stellar cast of internationally recognized singers, led by audience favorite Kelly Cae Hogan (Salome 2015), you will be enthralled by this epic new production under the direction of Virginia Opera's beloved Lillian Groag (La Traviata 2015). Sung in Italian with English Supertitles
Fri 3/31/17 8:00PM Carpenter Theatre Turandot
Sun 4/2/17 2:30PM Carpenter Theatre Turandot