Opening Night Celebration

Artist headshots: Eun Sun Kim, Pene Pati, Albina Shagimuratova

Join us for a spectacular concert featuring Russian soprano Albina Shagimuratova and Samoan-born tenor Pene Pati. Hailed by critics and audiences alike for their emotionally thrilling artistry and stratospheric high notes, Albina and Pene will bring the house down with an 80-minute program of vocal pyrotechnics and beloved love duets spanning from Bellini to Broadway. Music Director Designate Eun Sun Kim conducts.

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Cast and Creative

CAST
Tenor Pene Pati
Soprano Albina Shagimuratova

PERFORMANCES

September 11, 2020

CREATIVE
Conductor Eun Sun Kim
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THE BUZZ

"Whenever Albina Shagimuratova stood in the spotlight, eyes and ears inevitably were focused on her, the soprano’s instrument as thrilling to hear as her acting was compelling to behold.”
Chicago Tribune

Conductor Eun Sun Kim “drew glorious playing from the Opera Orchestra and paced every scene freely but precisely.”
San Francisco Chronicle

Tenor Pene Pati “has that magical, indescribable charisma that radiates beyond the footlights and compels you to pay attention to everything he does.”
San Francisco Chronicle

MADE POSSIBLE BY

Opening Weekend Grand Sponsor, Diane B. Wilsey.

Additional support is provided by John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn; and Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem.

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