Opera Up Close: 
Continuing Education

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05:00 PM

Workshop topic: Cruzar la Cara de la Luna/ To Cross the Face of the Moon
May 16th 5:00-8:00 PM
3 CPE hours will be accredited to Texas educators

Perfect for teachers and adults interested in attending an in-depth professional development workshop in conjunction with an HGO dress rehearsal. Join other lifelong learners for an opera experience that puts a masterwork in context and connects it to your daily life. The evening includes dress rehearsal ticket, discussion, and light snacks. $25 per person.

About Cruzar la Cara de la Luna: An HGO original commission and the world’s first mariachi opera, returns to Houston after its recent New York premiere with New York City Opera. This timely story of an immigrant family divided by the U.S./Mexican border has earned raves from critics and audiences worldwide. The New York Times stated that the subject of immigration “is explored with affecting sensitivity in this rich, honest opera.” And The New Yorker says, the music is “uplifting yet nostalgic.”