A Masked Ball
Sat, Nov 7–Sun, Nov 8
Political intrigue and forbidden passion surrounding a royal love triangle make for edge-of-your-seat drama in Verdi’s tuneful masterpiece, “one of the composer’s most hot-blooded and vividly crafted tales.” (San Francisco Chronicle) Former music director Nicola Luisotti conducts a star-studded cast including Ramón Vargas, Julianna Di Giacomo, Thomas Hampson, Heidi Stober, and Dolora Zajick.
Sat, Nov 14–Sun, Nov 15
With dramatic arias and a composition noted for being ahead of its time, Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov is sure to be the perfect Tsar-t to your weekend! Samuel Ramey stars as the Russian ruler who is haunted by a horrible act from his past.