Opera Lecture


Monday April 16, 2012: 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

AFTERNOON AT THE OPERA: Salome. Richard Strauss’s opera, based on that naughty play by Oscar Wilde Sixteen-year-old Salome has captivated her stepfather, King Herod, while she in turn is captivated by the prophet John the Baptist. Join professor James Kolb for an exploration of this work. 3 p.m.