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Opera

*POSTPONED* Paul Richards' "The Golem of Prague"

  • Date & Time
    • Saturday, March 28, 2020 8:00pm 2020-03-28 08:00:00 pm1969-12-31 07:00:00 pmAmerica/New_York*POSTPONED* Paul Richards' "The Golem of Prague"Hippodrome Theatre
    • Sunday, March 29, 2020 2:00pm 2020-03-29 02:00:00 pm1969-12-31 07:00:00 pmAmerica/New_York*POSTPONED* Paul Richards' "The Golem of Prague"Hippodrome Theatre
    • Friday, April 03, 2020 8:00pm 2020-04-03 08:00:00 pm1969-12-31 07:00:00 pmAmerica/New_York*POSTPONED* Paul Richards' "The Golem of Prague"Hippodrome Theatre
    • Saturday, April 04, 2020 8:00pm 2020-04-04 08:00:00 pm1969-12-31 07:00:00 pmAmerica/New_York*POSTPONED* Paul Richards' "The Golem of Prague"Hippodrome Theatre
  • Description

    This event has been postponed and will be rescheduled in Fall 2020. We apologize for any inconvenience.

    Presented by the University of Florida Opera Theatre, Ocala Symphony Orchestra, and the Hippodrome Theatre

    Music by Paul Richards
    Libretto by Sidney Homan
    Directed by Anthony Offerle
    Orchestra Conducted by Matthew Wardell

    Join the UF Opera Theatre and the Ocala Symphony Orchestra for the world-premiere of Paul Richard’s The Golem of Pragueat the historic Hippodrome State Theatre. Based on the legend of the Golem, a clay creature brought to life to defend the Jewish ghetto in 16th-century Prague, the story features beautiful singing, haunting melodies, a powerful orchestra, and a supernatural experience. The opera is directed by Anthony Offerle and conducted by Matthew Wardell, who have collaborated to bring such works as Tosca, La Bohème, and many other musical dramas to North Florida audiences. The collaborative production is presented with set and lighting design assistance by faculty and students from UF’s School of Theatre and Dance.

  • Links
  • Venue
    Hippodrome Theatre
    Address
    25 SE 2nd Place
    Gainesville
    FL 32601
    Phone
    (352) 375-4477
    Phone 2
    352-373-5968
    Website
    Hippodrome Theatre Website