The Diva Monologues
Intermezzo: The New England Chamber Opera Series
in association with the Modern Theatre at Suffolk University
THE DIVA MONOLOGUES
Saturday, September 15 at 8pm
Sunday, September 16 at 4pm
Tickets: $20 - $40 General; $10 Students
An evening of one-act operas about women throughout history who have struggled to define their identity.
At the Statue of Venus by Jake Heggie, libretto by Terrence McNally – A woman waits to meet a blind date while standing next to a statue of Venus in a museum, deliberating the many plusses and minuses of dating in the modern age.
The Stronger by Hugo Weisgall – An adaptation of August Strindberg’s short play about jealousy and power.
Miss Haversham’s Wedding Night by Dominick Argento – Based on Charles Dickens’ novel Great Expectations.
Starring Janna Baty, Barbara Kilduff, and Kristen Watson
Musical direction by Linda Osborn-Blaschke, Brian Moll, and Stephen Yenger
Stage direction by Marc Astafan and Kirsten Z. Cairns
Set design by William A FregosiLighting design by Winston Limauge
For more information visit www.intermezzo-opera.org.