Pre-Opera Talks

Perfect for newcomers, opera aficionados or anyone in between, our pre-opera talks provide an engaging 25-minute overview of the opera. Learn about the opera’s music, characters, composer and historical background from a music expert.


Orchestra section of the Opera House


55 minutes prior to curtain time


Free to ticketholders

Pre-Opera Talk

Cycle 1: The Ring

Speaker: Desirée Mays

Pre-Opera Talk

Cycle 2: The Ring

Speaker: Alexandra Amati

Pre-Opera Talk

Cycle 3: The Ring

Speaker: Laura Prichard