NC Opera brings Opera About Town, a series of pop-up concerts, to Shaw University on October 20, 2022 as part of the Homecoming festivities. The performance begins at 5:30pm on the lawn outside Estey Hall. Be sure to bring something to sit on while you enjoy this short concert. The artists will perform selections from popular operas – RIGOLETTO, CARMEN, PORGY AND BESS, THE PEARL FISHERS, MANON LESCAUT, and SANCTUARY ROAD. Singing for this short 45 minute program will be:
Soprano Jemeesa Yarborough
Tenor Jason Karn
Bass-baritone Markel Williams
Pianist Danielle DeSwert Hahn
This Homecoming event is co-sponsored by the School of Arts, Sciences, and Humanities at Shaw University.