Entertainment Spotlight - WYO THEATER
THE ADVERNTURES OF HUCK FINN
FEBRUARY 15 | 7:00 pm
$15 Adult/$13 Senior & Military/$8 Student
$5 – 12 and under
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, set against the racially charged backdrop of a pre-Civil War American South, America’s most beloved coming-of-age tale examines the nature of friendship and freedom in the face of shocking prejudice. Escape with this brilliant cast down the Mississippi River, where students will learn that thinking for themselves is the bravest act of all. Featuring gospel music and imaginative stagecraft, this new adaptation of Mark Twain’s novel brings a fresh perspective to a timeless story.
$18 Adult/$16 Senior & Military/$9 Student
$7 – 12 and under
The WYO will be hosting ten live and two re-broadcast productions from the Metropolitan Opera.
As part of its effort to reinvigorate opera and reach out to a broader public, the Metropolitan Opera in 2006 launched a groundbreaking program – The Metropolitan Opera: Live in High-Definition, a series of opera performances transmitted live in HD to movie theaters and other venues around the world and now the magic of the Met: Live in HD is coming to the WYO Theater. You can experience the production at the same time as the audience sitting in the Metroploitan Opera itself.
Verdi’s Rigoletto (New Production) LIVE!
FEBRUARY 16 | 10:55 am
Director Michael Mayer has placed his new production of Verdi’s towering tragedy in Las Vegas in 1960. In this production, inspired by the antics of the Rat Pack, Piotr Beczala is the womanizing Duke of Mantua, Zeljko Lucic is his tragic sidekick, Rigoletto, and Diana Damrau is Rigoletto’s daughter, Gilda.
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