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Opera at USC: Amelia al Ballo and Cendrillon
Opera at USC presents their first performances of the year!
Amelia al Ballo – Amelia wants to go to the ball so badly, and she goes to great lengths to get there. This one-act opera buffa (comic opera), composed in 1936 when Gian Carlo Menotti was in his mid-twenties, was the composer’s first mature opera and first critical success. Farcical events and even a passionate musical argument unfold as a young socialite plots to overcome the obstacles to get her there. The composer of the opera, sung in Italian with English supertitles, won a PulitzerView more
Tickets: Adults: $25; seniors/USC faculty & staff/military: $20; students with ID: $10
Purchase tickets online at sc.edu/music/opera or purchase at the door.
Please note that online sales end at 3 p.m. on opening day. After that you may purchase at the door one hour before show.
1214 College St., Columbia, SC 29201