Friday, August 3, 2018
An Evening of Opera Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Great Composer’s Birth
Conducted by Frank Paul Fetta
Sponsored by Esri
This magical evening of opera under the stars is part of a world-wide celebration honoring the 100th anniversary of Leonard Bernstein’s birth. Some of the evening’s highlights will include the Overture from Candide and selections from West Side Story.
Featured soloist Jacquelynne Fontaine spent three years and over 1,000 performances as the Italian Prima Donna Carlotta Giudicelli in the Broadway National Tour of The Phantom of the Opera. Ms. Fontaine is a Southern California Native and was crowned Miss California in 2006.
#BernsteinAt100 Leonard Bernstein at 100 is the world-wide celebration of the 100th birthday of Leonard Bernstein, the composer, conductor, educator, musician, cultural ambassador, and humanitarian, officially beginning on August 25, 2017, Bernstein’s 99th birthday, and continuing through his 100th year until August 25, 2019.
No admission charge. No tickets needed. Seating is first-come, first-served.