Venue Details

7 Star Starred
Santa Monica Bay Woman's Club
at Wilshire 1210 4th Street Santa Monica, CA 90401
310-395-1308
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4.3 average rating
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400 events
171 reviews
44 stars
attended Jul 27 2008

What a great venue for Opera!! We had a marvelous time, and it was a real treat to be up close to the cast. Our favorites were Rigoletto, and the father who cursed him......thanks for a memorable afternoon!

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King Tubbo Red Velvet
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8 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 27 2008

I felt this was a very Shakespearean opera experience. I say this because William Shakespeare wrote theater for the common man who more than likely would not be seeing the plays in a regal setting. Yet the plays and performances were still...continued

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168 events
118 reviews
498 stars
attended Jul 27 2008

I'm not an Opera buff, but decided to do something different, and really liked it. Both the vocalists and the orchestra were high quality to my untrained ear. The performances were moving.

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Description

Rigoletto is the tragic story of a man who tries to protect his daughter, a simple girl who falls in love with a wealthy, powerful man. It is filled with some of Verdi’s most brilliant, inspiring music, with many famous arias.

The show is followed by a three-course dinner.

Presented in Italian with English supertitles.

About the Ticket Supplier: Casa Italiana Opera Company

Casa Italiana is the oldest continuously operating small opera company in Southern California. Each opera is staged with a full chorus and full orchestra, mixing unknown talent with leading professionals.