Verdi’s ‘Shakespeare’ Operas

ALL1371-C     First 6 Weeks        Wednesday 10:30-11:50        Start Date 11-Sep
Grossman 106                         Limit 25

Verdi’s three operas based on plays by Shakespeare–Macbeth, Otello, and Falstaff–are all supreme masterpieces.  This course will feature performances from major singers and opera houses around the world.

Coordinator: Steve Piontek   

Steve Piontek is a retired magazine editor. He has taught many opera courses at ALL, as well as a course on the poetry of William Butler Yeats. And for several years, he has been a co-coordinator in a class on Nichiren Buddhism.