Featuring: Fairouz Foty, Israel Lozano, Kevin Short, Brandie Sutton, Lisa Chavez. Conductor: Julien Benichou. Narrations by Dr. Scott Beard.
The Washington Opera Society is proud to present "Il Trovatore Excerpts & Other Grand Verdi Masterpieces", with Egyptian-American soprano Fairouz Foty as Leonora in Verdi’s tragic masterpiece of treachery and intrigue. Appearing with Ms. Foty will be Spanish tenor & singing sensation Israel Lozano, bass/baritone Kevin Short who is appearing as Porgy at this year’s “Metropolitan Opera” production of Porgy & Bess, soprano Brandie Sutton who has sung with major opera houses in Europe and Mexico, and finally, mezzo-soprano Lisa Chavez who returns to our stage after stunning performances in Aida in 2019 & as Carmen in last year’s Carmen at the Maison Française. Narrations provided by Dr. Scott Beard.
For the opera aficionados or the novices, you will be overwhelmed with the fine singing of this breath-taking cast without having to travel to New York or Europe.
Cocktails 6:30 pm ~ Performance 7:30 pm
Box Seats $250
Reserved Seats $125
Unreserved Seats $100
Students with ID $50
Let us pamper you with our menu of heavy hors d'oeuvres, with desserts and wine service.