ANTEPRIMA OPERA - VERONA
from 19 June until 30 August 2008
ANTEPRIMA OPERA is a pre-performance talk, whose aim is to introduce the audience to the plot and the main aspects of the opera event, which will take place on the same evening at the Arena amphitheatre.
ANTEPRIMA OPERA offers the guests the opportunity to spend a stimulating afternoon in an intimate atmosphere exploring the world of musical drama and tasting prestigious local wines and appetizers chosen for the occasion. ANTEPRIMA OPERA is also an occasion to meet the protagonists of the Arena di Verona Summer Opera Festival offering fascinating insights into the opera, which will be performed on the same evening. The artists will sing accompanied by the piano and will guide the audience through the plot, the music and the composer’s life.
ANTEPRIMA OPERA pre-opera talks will be held in Italian language with English and German translation according to the following two versions of Musical Conversation and Musical Conversation with wine tasting and typical Buffet:
6.15 p.m.: Meeting at Palazzo Verità Poeta or Palazzo Castellani dei Sermeti (look at your date on www.anteprimaopera.it
6.30 p.m.: “Musical Conversation” with a soloist of the Arena di Verona Foundation accompanied by the piano.
7.20 p.m.: Wine tasting, presented by the producer himself, and typical buffet.
Ore 8.45: Talk’s conclusion and walk towards the Arena.
Ore 9.00/9.15: Beginning of the performance.
PRICES change according to the two different versions of ANTEPRIMA OPERA:
Programme A. Musical Conversation : € 38,00.
Fee includes entrance, libretto, musical conversation, talks in Italian with English and German translation.
The wine tasting, the buffet and the tickets for the opera are not included.
Proposta B. Musical Conversation with wine tasting and typical buffet: € 65,00.
Fee includes entrance, libretto, musical conversation, wine tasting, typical buffet, talks in Italian with English and German translation.
The tickets for the opera are not included.