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Regina Opera presents Puccini’s “Manon Lescaut” with full orchestra
May 14, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
On Saturdays May 14 and 21 and Sundays May 15 and 22, 2016 – 3 PM, Regina Opera will present fully-staged performances of this tragedy which tells the story of a beautiful but materialistic young woman can’t decide whether she prefers jewels or true love. The opera will be performed in Italian with English supertitles and full orchestra. The Conductor is Gregory Ortega, and Stage Director is Linda Lehr.
CAST: Manon: Zhanna Alkhazova and Sabrina Palladino (pictured); Des Grieux: Percy Martinez and Benjamin Sloman; Lescaut: Andrew Cummings and Nathan Matticks; Geronte: Isaac Grier and John Schenkel;
Tickets: $25 – General admission; $20 – Seniors and College students under 25; $5 – teens; children – free
Travel: “N” or “R” train to 59th Street; or bus: B-9, B-63, B-70.
Information: www.reginaopera,org; email@example.com; 718-259-2772
This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council. Affordable and free performances of operas and concerts are made possible with public funds from the Decentralization Program of the New York State Council on the Arts, administered in Kings County by Brooklyn Arts Council.
Other major support is provided by New York City Council Members Carlos Menchaca and Vincent Gentile; Brooklyn Community Foundation; Seijo Corporation, Con Edison, Investors Foundation, Raymour & Flanigan, Peter and Gail Salvatore Foundation, Weichert Realtors – The Franzese Group, The Law Office of Robert L. Howe, Esq., and the Ezra Jack Keats Foundation.