NAU Opera announces the Arizona premiere of Handel’s comedic opera Serse (Xerxes) in the original Italian. The performance will take place on April 3, 5 and 6 in Ardrey Auditorium with English super titles.
A production of this opera in an English translation was performed by ASU Lyric Opera in 2003.
The production, directed by Nando Schellen and conducted by NAU Orchestra director Darko Butorac, will feature the NAU Symphony Orchestra, the NAU Opera chorus and student soloists.
The opera follows King Xerxes, who harbors unrequited love for a… Read more