Venue Details

99 Star Starred
Lucie Stern Theatre
1305 Middlefield Rd. Palo Alto, CA 94301
650-463-1960
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Andrea
Leave time for parking as you may have to find a spot in the surrounding neighborhood.
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Alan
Mike's Cafe Etc is a good pre-show dining spot - tasty food, nice atmosphere, quick service. Or pick up a burrito at Sancho's.
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8 reviews
5 stars
attended May 24 2013

It was an excellent production. Costumes and staging were impressive and rather an intimate experience being a smaller venue. Such talented artists!!
The only negative was that the "title" were not really in your line of vision so had to look away...continued

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26 reviews
24 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Beautiful opera, incredible singers and impressive production. A "Must See"

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26 reviews
24 stars
attended May 24 2013

It was thoroughly enjoyable. The singers were outstanding, the scenery and costumes were lovely and the music was beautiful. Go see it!

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Website

http://www.wbopera.org/production.php?prod_id=182

Description

Otello

Music by Giuseppe Verdi

Libretto by Arrigo Boito, based on William Shakespeare

_Conductor: _José Luis Moscovich

Director: Daniel Helfgot

Presented as a co-production with Festival Opera.

About the Ticket Supplier: West Bay Opera

Performing both the familiar and the adventurous, West Bay Opera seeks to please and challenge singers and audiences with three productions per season, one each in October, February, and May. The repertoire includes standard popular works, lesser-known operas and operettas, and occasionally operas by modern composers. Some of West Bay Opera’s greatest successes result from undertaking formidable artistic challenges. Past accomplishments include Bellini’s rarely-performed Norma, Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin in the original Russian, and Wagner’s Der Fliegende Holländer. The principal consideration is always to give talented young opera singers an opportunity to perform challenging roles and, in turn, to give audiences the pleasure of hearing these singers on their way to fame.