Commedia dell’Arte

01/05/2017

When:
08/13/2017 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
2017-08-13T19:30:00-04:00
2017-08-13T21:30:00-04:00
Where:
Blackfriars Playhouse
10 S Market St
Staunton, VA 24401
USA
Cost:
$28 Adult, $24 Senior, $10 College and Youth
Contact:
(540) 569-0267

PRE-CONCERT TALK AT 6:15; DOORS OPEN FOR SEATING AT 6:45

The commedia dell’arte tradition extends back centuries, but the comic characters developed there continue to delight audiences today. This program features comedic masterpieces from Mozart to Milhaud. Plus Happenstance Theater will be on stage to present an original creation.

Mozart   Overture to La Nozze di Figaro
Wadsworth   The Doctor (world premiere)
Bach   “Coffee” Cantata
Happenstance Theater (original piece)
Kurtz   Last Contrabass in Las Vegas
Milhaud   Scaramouche, for clarinet and orchestra