This is a past event.
Saturday, March 2 at 7:30pm to 9:30pm
WPAC - Wertheim Performing Arts Center, Concert Hall
10910 SW 17th St., Miami, FL 33199
The FIU School of Music is bringing the tradition of Zarzuela to Miami! Through a collaboration highlighting the talent of FIU Opera Theater students and dancers from Conchita Espinosa Conservatory of the Arts, this will be the first-ever full production of a Zarzuela at FIU.
Follow the charming story of Doña Francisquita, a comedy based on the story of two young lovers, Francisquita and Fernando, during Carnival season in Madrid. Songs and dialogue in Spanish with English supertitles. Directed by vocal professor Robert B. Dundas. Choreography by Marisol Moreno. Accompanied by the FIU Symphony Orchestra and conducted by Javier Jose Mendoza. Music by Amadeo Vives. Book & Lyrics by Federico Romero & Guillermo Fernández Shaw. Generously sponsored by the Hispanic-American Lyric Theatre.