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Glory Denied

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 8:00pm Boston Conservatory Theater

Boston Conservatory presents the East Coast premiere of the fully orchestrated version of Glory Denied, a poignant saga of America during the Vietnam War, by renowned composer Tom Cipullo. Based on the true story of Colonel Jim Thompson, America’s longest-held prisoner of war, the opera is a profoundly moving exploration of the emotional landscape of hope, despair, love, hate, courage, and forgiveness. This performance is part of Boston Conservatory’s 2019–2020 Center Stage collection.

Admission: $15-$20 with discounts available

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Glory Denied

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 8:00pm Boston Conservatory Theater

Boston Conservatory presents the East Coast premiere of the fully orchestrated version of Glory Denied, a poignant saga of America during the Vietnam War, by renowned composer Tom Cipullo. Based on the true story of Colonel Jim Thompson, America’s longest-held prisoner of war, the opera is a profoundly moving exploration of the emotional landscape of hope, despair, love, hate, courage, and forgiveness. This performance is part of Boston Conservatory’s 2019–2020 Center Stage collection.

Admission: $15-$20 with discounts available

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Glory Denied

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 8:00pm Boston Conservatory Theater

Boston Conservatory presents the East Coast premiere of the fully orchestrated version of Glory Denied, a poignant saga of America during the Vietnam War, by renowned composer Tom Cipullo. Based on the true story of Colonel Jim Thompson, America’s longest-held prisoner of war, the opera is a profoundly moving exploration of the emotional landscape of hope, despair, love, hate, courage, and forgiveness. This performance is part of Boston Conservatory’s 2019–2020 Center Stage collection.

Admission: $15-$20 with discounts available

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Glory Denied

Sunday, December 8, 2019 - 2:00pm Boston Conservatory Theater

Boston Conservatory presents the East Coast premiere of the fully orchestrated version of Glory Denied, a poignant saga of America during the Vietnam War, by renowned composer Tom Cipullo. Based on the true story of Colonel Jim Thompson, America’s longest-held prisoner of war, the opera is a profoundly moving exploration of the emotional landscape of hope, despair, love, hate, courage, and forgiveness. This performance is part of Boston Conservatory’s 2019–2020 Center Stage collection.

Admission: $15-$20 with discounts available

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Eugene Onegin

Eugene Onegin

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 8:00pmFriday, April 6, 2018 - 8:00pmSaturday, April 7, 2018 - 8:00pmSunday, April 8, 2018 - 2:00pm Boston Conservatory Theater

Onegin, a sophisticated and jaded young aristocrat, comes to the country to visit his friend Lenski and an uncle. While there, he captivates Tatyana, but when she declares her love for him, he cruelly rejects her. Years later, Onegin attempts to rekindle the flame.

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Dead Man Walking

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 8:00pmFriday, November 17, 2017 - 8:00pmSaturday, November 18, 2017 - 8:00pmSunday, November 19, 2017 - 2:00pm Boston Conservatory Theater

A powerful, brutal, and at times harrowing indictment of capital punishment and an important story of redemption. Sung in English with supertitles. Music by Jake Heggie. Libretto by Terrence McNally. Based on the book by Sister Helen Prejean, CSJ. Conducted by Andrew Altenbach. Directed by Johnathon Pape.

Note: This production is intended for mature audiences and contains scenes of graphic sexual violence, profanity, and partial nudity.

 

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Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor (The Merry Wives of Windsor)

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 8:00pmFriday, March 31, 2017 - 8:00pmSaturday, April 1, 2017 - 8:00pmSunday, April 2, 2017 - 2:00pm Boston Conservatory Theater

Sparkling orchestration, soaring arias, delightful characters, and hilarious situations abound in this charming opera based on Shakespeare’s comedy The Merry Wives of Windsor. Sung in German with English supertitles. Music by Otto Nicolai. Libretto by Salomon Hermann Mosenthal. Conducted by Andrew Altenbach. Directed by Johnathon Pape.
 

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Boston Conservatory Orchestra

Friday, March 10, 2017 - 8:00pm Sanders Theatre at Harvard University

Featuring Boston Conservatory Chorale and Women’s Chorus in Grieg’s Peer Gynt, op. 23.
 

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dark sisters

New Music Festival: The Music of Nico Muhly - Opera: Dark Sisters

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 8:00pmFriday, February 10, 2017 - 8:00pmSaturday, February 11, 2017 - 8:00pmSunday, February 12, 2017 - 2:00pm Boston Conservatory Theater

 

In this contemporary opera, a member of the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints Church attempts to escape her sect and find her sense of self in a world where personal identity is forbidden. Sung in English with supertitles. Music by Nico Muhly. Libretto by Stephen Karam. Conducted by Andrew Altenbach. Directed by Nathan Troup. This performance is presented as part of the 2017 Boston Conservatory at Berklee New Music Festival.