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The Ghosts of Versailles

  • Chautauqua Amphitheater 31 Roberts Avenue Mayville, NY, 14757 United States (map)

Ms. Yokabaskas will sing the role of Rosina.

Steven Osgood • Conductor
Peter Kazaras • Stage Director
Nicola Bowie • Choreographer
Caitlin Lynch • Marie Antoinette
Daniel Belcher • Beaumarchais
Aleks Romano • Samira
Marco Nisticò • Louis XVI

“Marie Antoinette and her court are bored of the afterlife, and bitter about their deaths. The love-struck ghost of Beaumarchais believes he can change the queen’s untimely fate by using the power of art. He brings his beloved Figaro and company back to life in a new opera, but when Figaro refuses to stick to the script, Beaumarchais must enter his own story. Alternately hilarious and heart breaking, this grand opera buffa is one of America’s operatic masterpieces.”

Earlier Event: July 26
¡Figaro! (90210)
Later Event: August 3
Opera Pops Concert