Venue Details

170 Star Starred
Julia Morgan Theater
formerly Julia Morgan Center for the Arts 2640 College Avenue Berkeley, CA 94704
510-845-8542
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Member Tips

Steve Bakaley
If you are smart you'll take BART and walk to the Julia Morgan. There is no place to park.
info Jun 08 2009 star this tip starred
Steve Bakaley
They serve coffee and cookies at a reasonable price. Barvo!
info Jun 08 2009 star this tip starred

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14 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 07 2009

I brought a group of 13, most of whom had never seen an opera before, to the performance on Sunday. It started off a little slow, but it progressed very nicely to the... continued

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Description

Donald Pippin’s distinctive and elegant English renderings of well-known and rarely performed operas are considered among the finest in the world. The productions are staged with minimalist scene stylings without compromising on a high qualityperformance value.

About the Ticket Supplier: Pocket Opera

Hailed by the press as "triumphant," "thrilling" and "funny," Pocket Opera enchants audiences with innovative, unpredictable productions that aim for the heart, challenge the mind and tickle the funny bone. Superb professional singers perform original English translations of classic and lesser known operas, accompanied by the Pocket Philharmonic. Dr. Pippin's vibrant and witty translations are also available to other companies and educational institutional.