FROM the web site of the San Antonio Symphony
DVORÁK: RUSALKA — Semi-staged costumed production
January 31 & February 1, 2014 at 8:00 p.m.
Sebastian Lang-Lessing, conductor
James Robinson, director | Tobias Picker, TOSA artistic director
Joyce El-Khoury, Rusalka | Brian Jagde, Prince
Christine Goerke, Foreign Princess | Alan Held, Water Sprite
Kirstin Chávez, Ježibaba | Julia Ebner, Wood-Sprite #1
Crystal Jarrell, Wood-Sprite #2 | Tynan Davis, Wood-Sprite #3
Eric Schmidt, Hunter
San Antonio Symphony Mastersingers, John Silantien, director
A highlight of the Dvořák Festival is a special costumed semi-staged production of Dvořák’s opera masterpiece, Rusalka in a co-presentation of The Opera San Antonio and the San Antonio Symphony. Inspired in part by the well-known Hans Christian Andersen tale, Rusalka tells the story of a young mermaid who makes some questionable choices in her blind pursuit of true love. Delight in this operatic masterpiece, live and onstage at the magnificent Majestic Theatre!
Dvořák Rusalka (Semi-staged, costumed production)
more, call (210) 554-1066.
For additional information about the production visit www.theoperasa.org. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Symphony Box Office at (210) 554-1010. For groups of 10 or pecial Cocktails and Dinner package available on Friday, January 31 at Club Giraud, visit HERE for details.
Concert is sponsored by the Martha-Ellen Tye Foundation. This performance has been made possible in part by a grant from the Russell Hill Rogers Fund for the Arts.
The Dvořák Festival is sponsored by Valero.