May 17, 3:00 PM
Schrott Center for the Arts, Butler Arts Center
Featuring the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra with cast and chorus (semi-staged) presenting Beethoven’s only opera, Fidelio. Written at the time of the French Revolution, Fidelio is an example of a “rescue opera,” a type of opera where the hero or heroine must fight against cruel people to rescue a lover.
Cast and Chorus (semi-staged)
Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra
Matthew Kraemer, conductor