Werther Preview Lecture


Vashon Opera is pleased to announce that opera aficionado Norm Hollingshead will return to Vashon to present an opera preview lecture on Massenet's French tragedy Werther on Sunday, April 27th at 3:30 pm. Location: Vashon Library. Seattle Opera and Vashon will combine previews for "A French Opera Extravaganza". Norm will begin with his preview of Seattle Opera's production of "Tales of Hoffman" at 2:00pm and Werther will follow at 3:30pm. You are welcome to come for the entire extravaganza or join the group at 3:30pm for Werther.

Norm regularly presents opera previews around Puget Sound for upcoming Seattle Opera productions. He has presented preview lectures for Vashon Opera's productions of The Tender Land, The Barber of Seville, Madama Butterfly, Carmen, Eugene Onegin, Così fan tutte, Il tabarro/Gianni Schicchi and Die Fledermaus. His lectures are witty, insightful and full of dramatic stories that leave attendees with a deeper appreciation of opera and singing.