Monday, September 12, 2011

Renée Fleming Interviews Francesca Zambello About "Showboat"

Opera seasons are about to launch all across America and everyone is getting out their calendars to plan for which performances will take top priority in their ticket-purchasing budgets. If you are looking for a long romantic weekend around Valentine's Day, then the Lyric Opera of Chicago is the place to be. The company will be performing the musical Showboat on February 12 at 2:00 PM and February 13 at 7:30 PM. Music is by Jerome Kern and the book & lyrics are by Oscar Hammerstein II. Watch a video of Renée Fleming interviewing the director of the show, Francesca Zambello, by clicking here. To learn more about the cast, production and ticket information, click here.