Venue Details

1 Star Starred
The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts
Formerly The Shubert Theater 528 Hennepin Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55403
612-206-3600
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Member Tips

stever
Expect great music, not a great show.
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Goldstar Member
Excellent if you've already seen the opera
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Goldstar Member
Trust Goldstar regarding the choice of the seats
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Linda Brown
Anything goes. There was everything from fancy dress to jeans
info Jan 30 2013 star this tip starred
Linda Brown
I was able to find on-street parking, there is also a lot close by.
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Linda Brown
There are a ton of options from the inexpensive to very expensive.
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Reviews & Ratings

14 ratings
4.3 average rating
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5 reviews
2 stars
attended Jan 27 2013

This was an opera without the sets and only a trace of acting. I'm not an opera guy but wanted to give this performance a shot. The voices were beautiful.

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3 reviews
1 stars
attended Jan 27 2013

Great production! Thank you for making the opera affordable for the general public!

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5 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Jan 25 2013

I was so excited to have the opportunity to go to an opera. When I saw the discount price from the Minnesota Concert Opera, I knew I had to jump at the chance. I'm so... continued

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Website

http://www.thecowlescenter.org/calendar-tickets/minnesota-concert-...

Description

Three plots of love, war and revenge intertwine in one of Giuseppi Verdi’s most popular operas. Melody after melody soars through this romantic classic about a gypsy’s revenge, a son’s abduction, and a border-war in Northern Spain in the fifteenth century. Sung in Italian with piano, chorus and English surtitles.

Immerse yourself in the powerful sound of opera. Minnesota Concert Opera’s world-class singers excite your ears and reach your soul in the intimate and acoustically impeccable Goodale Theater. Welcome to MCO, where the spotlight is on the music.

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Il Trovatore_ is an Italian opera in four acts. Music by Giuseppi Verdi (1813-1901), Libretto by Salvadore Cammarano, Based on the play El Trovador (1836)

About the Ticket Supplier: The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts

The Cowles Center provides a home for the local dance community and works as an advocate for these artists by providing a professional environment with opportunities for them to refine and perform their work.