Opera Southwest: Puccini and Popcorn
Parents and children of all ages are invited to join conductor and educator Oliver Prezant for an exploration of the world of opera, featuring talented local singers and opportunities for your creative participation. From the comic to dramatic, you will hear favorite arias beautifully performed, and learn how composers combine plot, character, words, and music to create operatic magic! This program is produced by Opera Southwest. To register go to operasothwest.org.
Oliver Prezant is the Music Director and Conductor of the Santa Fe Community Orchestra. He provides lectures and education programs for Opera Southwest, The Santa Fe Opera, Canticum Novum, and the San Francisco Opera Guild. Prezant is on the faculty of the Contemporary Music Program at Santa Fe University of Art and Design, and is the Artistic Advisor to the ArtWorks program in the Santa Fe Public Schools.