About “La Calisto”

Musical direction by Grant Herreid

Stage direction by Sarah Peterson

Set design by Katherine Akiko Day
Costume design by Valerie M. Webster
Lighting design by Gina Scherr

Performed by students of MUSI 322/THST 318, Performing, Analyzing, and Directing Early Opera.  Study of a seventeenth-century Venetian opera, with attention to structural analysis of text and music. Exploration of period performance practice, including rhetorical expression, musical style, gesture, dance, Italian elocution, and visual design. Production of the opera in conjunction with the Yale Baroque Opera Project.

Saturday May 4, 2013, 5pm
Sunday May 5, 2013, 5pm
University Theater
222 York Street