As timeless as love itself: Puccini's La Bohème
An indelible blend of music and theater: the story of Parisian artists, surviving only on friendship and the promise of love. Generously discounted tickets available through April 28. Preceded by dinner at Sakura.
If you've never attended an opera before, this is a great one to start with. Sung in Italian with English translations projected above the stage. This event is co-sponsored by the Yale and Harvard clubs.
Purchase your own tickets to the opera. The Minnesota Opera has reserved seats for us at the May 13, 7:30 PM performance at generous discounts:
- $75 in Section B (normally $125)
- $60 in Section C (normally $100)
- $45 in Section D (normally $75)
Refer to the seating chart for details.
Call the Minnesota Opera ticket office at 612-333-6669 by Friday April 28 and mention the Yale-Harvard event. The office is open Mon-Fri 10AM-5PM.
Join us for dinner beforehand at Sakura Resaurant, 350 St. Peter Street (at 4th Street) St. Paul, at 5 PM. We will order off of the menu, separate checks. There will be a short presentation from a member of the Opera. Then we'll walk over to the Ordway for this wonderful performance of one of opera's great classics. RSVP for the dinner by May 6, once per dinner attendee, using the form to the right.
Alternatively, you may wish to attend Opera Insights at 6:30 PM in Ordway Music Theater’s Marzitelli Foyer, led by Minnesota Opera Artistic Director Dale Johnson. Enjoy a free, fun and informative half-hour session which includes an overview of the characters and music, historical and cultural context for the opera and highlights to watch for during the show.