“Elektra” by Richard Strauss: Metropolitan Opera talk with Paul Hawkshaw
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April 28, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Paul Hawkshaw, Professor in the Practice of Musicology and Director of the Yale Summer School of Music/Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, will discuss Richard Strauss’ powerful opera, Elektra. The Met’s production stars Soprano Nina Stemme who portrays Elektra’s primal quest for vengeance for the murder of her father, Agamemnon. The production will be shown at Branford’s Regal Cinemas on Saturday, April 30.