Les Arts Florissants: Baroque Cabaret: The Tempest

March 24, 2010

Production Language English
Country of Origin France
Description Enjoy a cabaret-style version of the English Baroque-complete with food and drink-in The Tempest, a dressed-down evening of Purcell, staged in the intimacy of BAMcafé. Rising star conductor Jonathan Cohen leads members of Les Arts Florissants in a program to include excerpts from Purcell's fanciful semi-opera The Tempest, as well as "Raise, raise the voice" from his Ode for St.Cecilia's Day.
Identifier 2010s.01312
VenueAdam E. Max Gathering Space (Lepercq Space, Ballroom, BAM Cafe)
author/playwrightWilliam Shakespeare
musical directorJonathan Cohen