Composed 200 years ago, Rossini’s setting of Cinderella
) has stood the test of time. Glass slippers are replaced by bracelets, there’s no fairy godmother to be found, but there’s still a healthy dose of wicked step-sisters and happily-ever-after. La Cenerentola
will enchant both the young and the young at heart.
Starring Megan Marino
as Angelina, Jack Swanson
as Ramiro, Sean Anderson
as Dandini, and Steven Condy
as Don Magnifico. Maestro Michael Borowitz
conducts and A. Scott Parry
(Featuring the OperaDelaware Orchestra and Chorus. Sung in Italian, with projected English Supertitles.
A. Scott Parry on the real magic behind Rossini's Cinderella story
Please join us for free, pre-show lectures one hour before curtain. The lectures will take place in the Wesler Room on the lower level of The Grand, and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. SPEAKERS:
Celebrated dramaturg CORI ELLISON
(April 29 & 30) and Metropolitan Opera Radio host/commentator WILLIAM BERGER
(May 6 & 7)