“Samson and Delilah” at Grand Rapids Opera Nov. 2 & 3

From the Opera Grand Rapids website:

Samson + Delilah

by Camille Saint-Saëns
7:30pm, November 2 & 3, 2012 – DeVos Performance Hall

A grand opera of Biblical proportions, this lyric representation of an Old Testament story will leave you breathless. Join Opera Grand Rapids for this rare French masterpiece and see whether or not Samson can thwart Delilah’s attempts at seduction and retain the power to topple the Temple.

Making its debut in Grand Rapids, Samson + Delilah features an acclaimed national cast, a regional chorus of more than 60, and the music of the Grand Rapids Symphony Orchestra.

• Sung in French with English titles.
• Conducted and directed by Maestro Robert Lyall.

• Tickets from $21 – $98 each.
• Student tickets 50% off day of show with I.D.
• Group discounts available.
• Tickets include pre-performance talk at 6:30 pm.

Opera Grand Rapids Box Office
616.451.2741 ext. 2

Mon.- Fri., 9 am – 4 pm
the Betty Van Andel Opera Center
1320 East Fulton, Grand Rapids, MI, 49503,


Keller
Guest Artist
Visiting Artist                   Visiting Artist                     Visiting Artist
Stacey Rishoi                  Phillip Webb                       Mark Rucker
as Delilah                          as Samson                        as the High Priest

Conducted and Directed by Robert Lyall
Featuring the Opera Grand Rapids Chorus
and the Grand Rapids Symphony Orchestra

 

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