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Modell Performing Arts Center at The Lyric
140 West Mount Royal Avenue Baltimore, MD 21201
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4.2 / 5 Rated by 6 members
Review from Les Elkins
29 events 5 reviews

Well done. Strong leads, orchestra, chorus, and sets. Good to see grand opera in Baltimore again.

reviewed Nov 06 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from KeenTeam
4 events 2 reviews

Facility was not as nice as expected following a major renovation. Voices were okay; acting was okay. Will stick with the Kennedy Center performances in the future.

reviewed Nov 06 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from sharon snider
21 events 2 reviews

The sound was not good in the rear balcony seats that we got thru Goldstar. At intermission we moved closer and the sound improved significantly. The performance start was delayed 25 min. due to problems with lighting. Musically, the...continued

reviewed Nov 04 2011 report as inappropriate
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by Giuseppe Verdi

Based on the novel La Dame aux Camélias by Alexandre Dumas, fils

Sung in Italian with English surtitles

Verdi’s immortal telling of the story of the Lady of the Camellias is an opera lovers’ dream, full of passion, sacrifice, love, death, and redemption. The glamorous courtesan Violetta has finally found real love in the embrace of Alfredo. She must give him up for the sake of honor, and unknowing, he heartlessly denounces her in a scene of public humiliation. They reunite on her death bed and she passes into eternity knowing that she at last knew true love.

Starring: Elizabeth Futral (Violetta), Eric Margiore (Alfredo), Jason Stearns (Germont), Colleen Daly (Flora), Suzanne Chadwick (Annina), Rolando Sanz (Gastone), Kenneth Mattice (Baron), Jimi James (Marquis d’Obigny), Brendan Cooke (Grenvil)

Featuring the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) conducted by Steven White. The production will be directed by Crystal Manich with opulent sets and costumes from Lyric Opera Chicago.

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