La Rondine by Giacomo Puccini
Sponsored by Mary Pillsbury
Directed by Eric Gibson
Conducted by Scott Schoonover
La rondine (The Swallow) is an opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini to an Italian libretto by Giuseppe Adami, based on a libretto by Alfred Maria Willner and Heinz Reichert. It was first performed at the Grand Théâtre de Monte Carlo (or the Théâtre du Casino) in Monte Carlo on 27 March 1917.
November 18, 2022 at 7:30pm TICKETS
November 20, 2022at 2:00pm TICKETS
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi
Directed by John Stephens
Conducted by Ed Benyas
Macbeth is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi, with an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave and additions by Andrea Maffei, based on William Shakespeare’s play of the same name. Written for the Teatro della Pergola in Florence, it was Verdi’s tenth opera and premiered on 14 March 1847. Macbeth was the first Shakespeare play that Verdi adapted for the operatic stage. Almost twenty years later, Macbeth was revised and expanded in a French version and given in Paris on 19 April 1865.
January 20, 2023 at 7:30pm TICKETS
January 22, 2023 at 2:00pm TICKETS
The Desert Song by Sigmund Romberg
Sponsored by Nancy Pillsbury
Directed by Jon Truitt
Conducted by Dario Salvi
The Desert Song is an operetta with music by Sigmund Romberg and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, Otto Harbach and Frank Mandel.
March 3, 2023 at 7:30pm TICKETS
March 5, 2023 at 2:00pm TICKETS
Kirkwood Performing Arts Center
210 E. Monroe
Kirkwood, MO 63122
Box office and concessions open 1 hour prior to performances.
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Complimentary parking & valet will be available at KPAC. Additionally, you may use the front or back lot at Greentree Church, at 100 Kirkwood Place. There is also a nearby parking garage at Pullman Place & Madison and street parking.