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Matinee Idylls: Virginia Opera

Presented ByMatinee Idylls
When/WhereTuesday, Mar 31, 2020 12:30pmHylton Performing Arts Center, Gregory Family Theater, Science and Technology

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A Taste of Opera

Whet your appetite for opera with an inspired program of musical delights performed by some of Virginia Opera’s most talented artists. Soprano Laquita Mitchell, Mezzo-soprano Leah Heater, Tenor Brian Cheney, and Baritone Marco Nisticò—from the opera company’s 2020 production of Aida—will perform favorite operatic arias selected from recent and upcoming Virginia Opera productions including Puccini’s Tosca, Catan’s Il Postino (The Postman), Rossini’s Cinderella (La Cenerentola), and Verdi’s Aida.


Lunch, concert, and dessert reception: $49
Concert and dessert reception only: $29

Individual tickets go on sale August 1.

Menu (subject to change):

Classic Caesar salad with shaved parmesan and homemade croutons

Italian Sausage Pepper and Onions

Sweet Italian sausage sautéed with peppers and mushrooms, finished with a savory red sauce

Tortellini Crème Rossa

Cheese tortellini in a creamy tomato sauce laced with parmesan cheese

Baked Lasagna

This Italian classic speaks for itself! Made with a traditional bolognaise

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