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The Cowles Center for Dance & the Performing Arts
528 Hennepin Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55403
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4.3 / 5 Rated by 14 members
Review from stever
Red Velvet 20 events 2 reviews

Musically this show was impressive and well done; however I have to admit my own ignorance as partially responsible for my disappointment. Despite the name of the Opera troupe, the uninitiated would not have known that stylistically the opera...continued

reviewed Jan 27 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from ParkwayGordon306
32 events 9 reviews

I thoroughly enjoyed the performance. The voices were very strong and expressive!! It was a very moving experience.

reviewed Jan 25 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Andy
19 events 6 reviews

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.

reviewed Jan 27 2013 report as inappropriate
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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.


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)

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