February 26: Adventures in Italian Opera, "Verdi and the Italians," with Fred Plotkin

The fourth of this season's "Adventures in Italian Opera with Fred Plotkin" will be a special event celebrating the 200th anniversary of Giuseppe Verdi's birth. Fred will share the stage with Professor Francesco Izzo and returning guests Barbara Frittoli and Ferruccio Furlanetto, who are starring in Don Carlo at the Metropolitan Opera.

http://www.casaitaliananyu.org/files/imagecache/fullsize/files/consulate_events_thumbnails/Busseto-statua-verdi_1357165423.jpg Tuesday, February 26, 2013 @ 6:30 PM
Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò
24 West 12th Street

This event is free and open to the public, but members of the Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò may reserve seats by calling 212-502-7944. Ten minutes before the event begins, all seats (including those that were reserved) will be available, first-come first-served, to anyone present. For inquiries please call 212-998-8739 or visit the event page online »

"Adventures in Italian Opera" at the NYU's Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò was made possible thanks to a generous contribution in memory of Ambassador Eugenio Di Mattei, a lover of opera and Italian culture.