Osher@Dartmouth
Program Detail

14S100F A is for Ariadne

Location: Hanover Senior/Community Center

Room: Room 212

Mar 21-May 9, 2014

Meets 10:15 AM-12:15 PM
on Fri

Tuition: $55.00
Level: NEW

Status: This program is completed
We will view and discuss operas by Richard Strauss, but also include Alban Berg and others.

Week One: Several excerpts of operas by Strauss contemporaries
Week Two: Salome and Elektra
Week Three: Der Rosenkavalier
Week Four: Operas by Alban Berg
Week Five: Arabella
Week Six: Ariadne auf Naxos
Week Seven: Staging Ariadne
Week Eight: Review

Required Text:
The Complete Operas of Richard Strauss by Charles Osborne

Instructor -- Ron Luchsinger
grew up in Iowa, and directed his first opera production, Carmen, when a Junior at the U. of Dubuque. He attended Wayne State University and directed Martha (Flotow) in Detroit. After military service, Ron attended the U. of Hartford and assisted Elmer Nagy there and in Aspen, Colorado. He has served as resident stage director for several opera companies.

Osher@Dartmouth  - 10 Hilton Field Road - Hanover, NH 03755 Phone: (603) 646-0154 Fax: (603) 646-0138
E-mail:  OSHER@dartmouth.edu - website: www.osher.dartmouth.edu

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