Posts Tagged ‘2014-2015’

The English Cat

November 10, 2014

See the full photo gallery for The English Cat Based on a short story from Scenes of the Public and Private Lives of Animals by Honoré de Balzac, Hans Werner Henze’s The English Cat explores class division through the eyes of a group of bourgeois cats who form the Royal Society for the Protection of… Continue reading The English Cat

Opera Scenes 2015

September 6, 2014

 The USC Thornton Opera Program is proud to announce our 2015 Opera Scenes Program! This year’s performance will feature compositions by numerous composers, from Beethoven to Sondheim. Come join us on February 6th for a night of great music!

Iphigénie en Tauride

August 30, 2014

See the full photo gallery for Iphigénie en Tauride Orestes, son of the Greek King Agamemnon, is captured in Tauris by the Scythians and faces execution at the hands of Iphigénie the high priestess of Diana. But Iphigénie is Orestes’ long lost sister! A surprise happy ending is cradled in Gluck’s beautiful music and masterful… Continue reading Iphigénie en Tauride