Opera 101: Backstage at the Opera

“Backstage at the Opera” is an opportunity to explore our upcoming productions Brundibar, The Telephone, The Lantern Marriage, and  Bon Appetit. Participants will learn about the composers, the music, and attend a rehearsal.

  • The class takes three Sundays  on September 24, October 1, and October 8 at 2PM.

What we learn and do during class: We attend a rehearsal, learn about Opera, Operas, composers, music, and hear live performance from the class.  We also have discussions followed by a Q and A.

  • Tuition- $30.  Payment can be mad at the first class session (NOVA).
  • Class hours- 1.5-2 hrs
  • Register- Call NOVA’s box office at (406)591-9535

Brundibár will be presented at NOVA Center for the Performing Arts September 30, October 1, 6,7,8* and 13, 14* and 15*. The Festival of One-Act Operas (The Telephone, The Lantern Marriage, and Bon Appetit) will be presented October 14, 15*, 20, 21, & 22*. Evening performances are at 7:30 P.M. *Matinees are at 2:00 P.M. Tickets are available over the phone at 406.591.9535, online at NOVAbillings.org, or at NOVA’s box office located at 2317 Montana Ave.