Merola Opera Program presents the Schwabacher Summer Concert

Merola Opera Program presents the Schwabacher Summer ConcertMerola Opera Program presents the Schwabacher Summer Concert

The performance will feature staged scenes from Mascagni’s Cavalleria rusticana, Moore’s Ballad of Baby Doe, Massenet’s Thaïs, von Weber’s Der Freischütz, Donizetti’s Lucrezia Borgia, and Weill’s Street Scene, accompanied by full orchestra, with English supertitles

Anne Manson, conductor
David Lefkowich, director
Kendra Berentsen, Mathilda Edge, Felicia Moore, Alexandra Razskazoff, sopranos
Alice Chung, mezzo-soprano
Andres Acosta, Xingwa Hao, tenors
Dimitri Katotakis, Thomas Glass, baritones

About the Merola Opera Program:

Each summer, San Francisco becomes a place where dreams come true for the young artists in the Merola Opera Program. Out of hundreds of young hopefuls who audition, approximately 23 singers, five apprentice coaches, and one apprentice stage director are chosen to participate in the Program. Merola is dedicated to seeking out the finest young opera talent and helping them develop into professional artists of the highest caliber. This is supported by a vibrant community of opera lovers devoted to nurturing tomorrow’s finest operatic talent.

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