Opera Circle Cleveland

Zanetto

by Pietro Mascagni

Opera Free to All

A gem in the operatic repertoire, this one-act explores love, hope, suspicion, disappointment, and imperfection in one of Mascagni's most compelling scores. Staged and costumed with English translation projected. Duration 50 minutes.

Opera Circle Cleveland brings this chamber production to multiple venues in Northeast Ohio.

  • Friday, November 4, 2016 at 7:30 pm in Cleveland
Shrine Church of Saint Stanislaus3649 East 65th Street • Cleveland OH 44105
  • Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 3:30 pm in Cleveland
Shrine Church of Saint Stanislaus3649 East 65th Street • Cleveland OH 44105
  • Friday, November 11, 2016 at 7:30 pm in West Side Cleveland
Transformer Station1460 West 29 Street • West Side Cleveland OH 44113
  • Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 7:30 pm in East Cleveland
East Cleveland Library14101 Euclid Avenue • East Cleveland OH 44112
  • Sunday, November 13, 2016 at 3:30 pm in Cleveland
Saint Casimir Church8223 Sowinski Avenue • Cleveland OH 44103
  • Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 7:30 pm in New Philadelphia
First United Church of Christ201 Fair Avenue NW • New Philadelphia OH 44663
  • Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 3:30 pm in Akron
The Akron-Summit County Public Library Auditorium60 South High Street • Akron OH 44326
  • Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 7:00 pm in Cleveland Heights
Nighttown12383 Cedar Road • Cleveland Heights OH 44106
  • Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 7:30 pm in Hudson
Barlow Community Center Theater41 South Oviatt Street • Hudson OH 44236
  • Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 3:00 pm in Chagrin Falls
Valley Lutheran Church87 East Orange Street • Chagrin Falls OH 44022
  • Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 7:30 pm in Shaker Heights
First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland3630 Fairmount Blvd. • Shaker Heights OH 44118
  • Friday, December 16, 2016 at 7:30 pm in Youngstown
Saints Peter & Paul Church421 Covington Street • Youngstown OH 44510

Featuring

  • Dorota Sobieska, soprano, Silvia and stage director
  • Megan Thompson, mezzo-soprano, Zanetto
  • Jacek Sobieski, piano direction

The Story

The Renaissance. Silvia, the rich and beautiful hostess of a country hotel near Florence, encounters Zanetto, a wandering minstrel and poet. Their love is destined to remain unrealized.

Free and open to the public. Free-will donations gratefully accepted.