The mission of Opera NOVA is to promote, foster, sponsor, educate, and develop the understanding, taste and love of opera and its constituent arts throughout our diverse community and across generations.
AHFES at Cultural Institutions
Note: Events taking place January-March will be offered in the Winter Lottery (December 5). Events taking place April through the end of the school year will take place in the Spring Lottery (March 5).
LA CENERENTOLA (Winter Lottery)
Presented by: Opera NOVA
To support the production of a 70-minute version of Giaocino Rossini's classic Opera "La Cenerentola" (1817), Rossini's version of Cinderella. In Rossini's version goodness triumphs over selfishness and meanness. Cinderella and Prince Ramiro ultimately marry for true love, and, as Princess she forgives her step-father and step-sisters for their cruelty. "La Cenerentola" will be shown at Thomas Jefferson Middle School Theatre in Arlington, VA to 3,000 students from per-kindergarten to 6th grade, seniors, families of military personnel, Girl Scout Troops, international families from embassies, and families helped by organizations such as OAR and SCAN.
Dates: 3/20/18, 3/21/18, 3/22/18 and 3/23/18
Length of Event: 1 hour and 15 minutes
Location: Thomas Jefferson Middle School Auditorium
125 South Old Glebe Road Arlington, VA 22204
Discipline: Music/ Music Production
Curriculum Connections: English/ Language Arts
Maximum Ticket Capacity: 120
"Treemonisha" will be available in the Winter Lottery.