Cavalleria Rusticana plus Pearl Oxner: A Tribute
Sun, Oct 24 at 2:30pm
There will be Opera in the Lunenburg Opera House for the first time since the 1920's!!!
Maritime Concert Opera will stage Mascagni's Cavalleria Rusticana on Saturday, October 23rd at 7.00 p.m. and Sunday, October 24th at 2.30 p.m. Jason Davis, Lucy Hayes-Davis, J-P Décosse, Nina Scott-Stoddart and Katie Cochrane will form the cast, accompanied by the wonderful Tara Scott, MCO's Music Director.
Also Maritime Concert Opera will perform a tribute to Pearl Oxner, one of Lunenburg's best known musical personalities, who gave music lessons to hundreds of Lunenburg children and adults, as well as leading numerous choirs in the area from the 1920s onwards. The first half of the show will be opera and operetta pieces from shows that Pearl Oxner herself directed and produced in Lunenburg, some in the Academy and some in the Opera House. Soprano Erin Bardua will join the singers for this segment of the show.
Please note that MCO requires audience members to follow all NS Covid-19 regulations such as mask wearing and presenting proof of vaccination.