Date: Thursday through Saturday, May 9, 10 & 11, 2013
Venue: CLARA VON AICH MUSIC ROOM (218 East 25th Street, New York, NY 10010, 212-686-4220)
Time: reception at 7pm, film screening at 8pm
Ticket: $75 (There is limited seating for this event—only 75 seats per show. Reserve your tickets todayby calling 212-686-4220)
Joinus for anevening of musical and visual delights from one of Europe’s finest opera companies
filmed at the world’s largest floating stage in Bregenz, Austria.
Set in 1789 at the dawn of revolutionary France,the aristocracy revels and the citizenry groans.Torn between two sides, the poet André Chénier is adored by his rich patrons for his touching verse and yet he is a revolutionary at heart.
“Giordano’s music is exuberant, ardent,ferocious and stirring…”
For this American premiere screening, members ofthe Austrian production team and the producer will be in attendance.
RECEPTION AT 7PM with Viennese specialties, desserts and Austrianwines from Höpler Winery and Henkell Sect.
OPERA SCREENING AT 8PM: Four Acts, 2 hours duration with an intermission after Act 2.