Tosca! An Opera of Love, Lust, and Murder!
Ars Nova presents the opera, Tosca a story of overwhelming passion amidst the perils of war. Performances are at the Renaissance Theatre on October 12, 13, 19 at 7:30pm and October 14, 20, 21 at 2:30pm. General admission tickets are $21.50 for adults and $17.50 for students and seniors. Purchase your tickets by calling 256-883-1105, online at www.arsnovahsv.com or visit Ars Nova at 7908 Charlotte Dr. near the Eleanor Murphy branch of the library.
Set in Rome at the time of Napoleon's advance on the city, Tosca believes her beloved, Mario, is unfaithful to her. Mario is actually hiding his friend, Angelotti, an escaped political prisoner. Scarpia, the evil Chief of Police, uses Tosca's jealousy to locate the two men. Don't miss Puccini's melodious and melo-dramatic score of love, lust and murder. Starring Patricia Kennedy as Tosca.