The USC School of Cinematic Arts will host a series of satellite broadcasts from the Metropolitan Opera presented in spectacular HD digital projection and 5.1 surround sound.
Following a pre-opera discussion hosted by Elizabeth Hynes, chair of vocal arts and opera in the USC Thornton School of Music, a satellite broadcast will feature the Met’s production of Verdi’s Otello. This Shakespearean masterpiece returns to the Met with Johan Botha in the title role opposite the acclaimed Desdemona played by star soprano Renée Fleming. Semyon Bychkov conducts.
Giuseppe Verdi’s Rigoletto
Saturday, February 23
12 p.m.: Pre-Opera Discussion
1 p.m.: HD Opera Broadcast
Norris Cinema Theatre/Frank Sinatra Hall
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Organized by the USC School of Cinematic Arts in conjunction with the Metropolitan Opera and the USC Thornton School of Music.
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