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CCM Opera Series

November 20, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST

Event Name: CCM Opera Series
Organizer: CCMSched@ucmail.uc.edu

2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20

Opera Series


Music and Libretto by Frances Poulenc
Libretto by Emmet Lavery

TBA, guest conductor

Robin Guarino, director

Based on a true story, this haunting opera tells the tale of the Carmelite Nuns, a small order put to death during the French Revolution. The fictional Parisian aristocrat Blanche de la Force attempts to find refuge with the nuns, setting the stage for a psychological study of devotion in the face of terror. Sung in French with English supertitles.

Estimated runtime: 3 hours and 6 minutes with intermission
Location: Corbett Auditorium

Tickets: $35.50-$39.50; student and group discounts available. Buy tickets online.

Clifton Heights