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La Cenerentola

La Cenerentola


This event is organized by La Maison Française - 4101 Reservoir Rd, NW - Washington, D.C. – 20007.
La Cenerentola by Gioachino Rossini

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WHAT: La Cenerentola

WHEN: Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 6:30pm-10pm

WHERE: La Maison Française - 4101 Reservoir Rd, NW - Washington, D.C. – 20007

PRICE: General admission: $100 (includes cocktails, light fare by Le Cafe Descartes and performance)

RESERVATION: Requires on

ADD. INFOS: Valid ID required, no parking inside the embassy. No large bags, helmets, suitcase.

La Cenerentola goes back to France, where her story began! The libretto for Rossini’s opera, by Jacopo Ferretti, is based on the French fairy tale "Cendrillon", by Charles Perrault.

Under the Gracious Patronage of H.E. the Ambassador of France to the United States, Gérard Araud, The Washington Opera Society presents a very special operatic event: La Cenerentola, by Gioachino Rossini.

Featuring: Magdalena Wór in the title role, Timothy Augustin as Prince Ramiro, with Elizabeth Treat, Gustavo Ahualli, Anamer Castrello, & Kwuangkyu Lee. Conducted by: Maestro Julien Benichou; Narrations by: Dr. Scott Beard.

This show is organized by the Washington Opera Society.