Boston Early Music Festival
NOTE The pre-concert lecture for this event will be downstairs in Town Hall at 7 pm. Enter on Seneca.
Friday, Mar 25, 2011, 8 pm
Town Hall Seattle
1119 8th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101
THE BOSTON EARLY MUSIC FESTIVAL ON TOUR!
Presented by Pacific MusicWorks.
Handel’s Acis and Galatea
Paul O’Dette and Stephen Stubbs, Musical Directors
Gilbert Blin, Stage Director
Anna Watkins, Costume Designer
Paul O’Dette and Stephen Stubbs conduct the Boston Early Music Festival semi-staged production of the Handel pastoral opera Acis and Galatea, a courtly entertainment depicting a love affair between the nymph Galatea and the shepherd Acis.
Soloists: Teresa Wakim, Aaron Sheehan, Douglas Williams, Jason McStoots, and Zachary Wilder.
SEE A VIDEO MONTAGE OF THIS PRODUCTION!
7 pm: Howard Serwer Memorial Lecture, sponsored by the American Handel Society: Professor David Hurley, author of the book Handel’s Muse, will present Once More with Feeling: Da Capo Patterns in Handel’s Oratorios, FREE
Tickets $90/$50/$25; brownpapertickets.com; (800) 838-3006