Tue, Sep 20|
Opera in the Park
Opera Huntsville teams up with the Madison Visionary Partners to present Opera in the Park, a free performance at Home Place Park in Madison.
Time & Location
Sep 20, 2022, 6:30 PM
Madison, 96 Shorter St, Madison, AL 35758, USA
About the event
On Tuesday September 20, 2022 at 6:30pm, Opera Huntsville teams up with the Madison Visionary Partners to present Opera in the Park, a free performance at Home Place Park in Madison. Parking is located at the Madison City Schools stadium and the park address is 100 Shorter Street.
Grab a chair and enjoy iconic opera arias and musical theater favorites in a family-friendly atmosphere in Madison’s newest park. Featuring five professional singers accompanied by pianist Christopher Powell, this one-hour program is sure to bring smiles to the audience. Music includes popular pieces from Phantom of the Opera, La Traviata, Carmen, and more. Food trucks will be on site so attendees can purchase a tasty treat or dinner.
Opera in the Park
an Opera Bytes Live program
Tuesday 9/20/22, 6:30 PM, FREE, donation suggested
Home Place Park, Madison, AL
Amanda Nelson, soprano
Dekendra Jackson, soprano*
Josey Poppin, mezzo*
Shane Kennedy, tenor*
Justin Colon, baritone
Christopher Powell, piano*
“Les oiseaux dans la charmille” (The Doll Song) from Les contes d’Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach
“Think of Me” from Phantom of the Opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber
“Belle nuit, ô nuit d’amour” (Barcarolle) from Les contes d’Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach
“I Could Have Danced All Night” from My Fair Lady by Alan Jay Lerner
“Faites lui mes aveux” from Faust by Charles Gounod
“L’amour est un oiseau rebelle” (Habanera) from Carmen by Georges Bizet
“Largo al factotum” from Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioachino Rossini
“Avant de quitter ces lieux” from Faust by Charles Gounod
“Masquerade” from Phantom of the Opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber
“Libiamo ne’ lieti calici” from La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi
*denotes Huntsville-based performer
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