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Screening: “The Life of Verdi”

Wednesday, May 13, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 3:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 17, 2020

In advance of The Princeton Festival’s June 21 and 28 performances of Giuseppe Verdi’s La Traviata, the 1982 miniseries that dramatizes the composer’s life will be screened. Verdi was born in 1813 and lived until 1901, his life spanning nearly a century of political and considerable personal turmoil. In addition to La Traviata, he is known for the operas Rigoletto, Aida and Requiem.

The series, which aired as part of “Great Performances” on PBS,  will be screened for seven consecutive weeks through June 17. Episodes run an hour and 30 minutes.

Tea and cookies will be served.

 

Presented in partnership with The Princeton Festival.

Details

Date:
Wednesday, May 13
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Community Room – First Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Phone:
609-924-9529

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In-House Program Category
Film
Staff Contact
Janie Hermann
Summary
In advance of The Princeton Festival's June 21 and 28 performances of Giuseppe Verdi's La Traviata, the 1982 miniseries that dramatizes the composer's life will be screened. Verdi was born in 1813 and lived until 1901, his life spanning nearly a century of political and considerable personal turmoil. In addition to La Traviata, he is known for the operas Rigoletto, Aida and Requiem. The series, which aired as part of "Great Performances" on PBS,  will be screened for seven consecutive weeks through June 17. Episodes run an hour and 30 minutes. Tea and cookies will be served.
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