11299
Santa Fe
Opera Extravaganza: The Santa Fe Opera Festival Season
Attend five shows, go backstage and enjoy expert discussions on Santa Fe’s opera scene as you take in the museums, plazas and unique sites of this historic city.
Rating (4.91)
Program No. 11299MRB
Length
7 days
Starts at
2,599
Getting There
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At a Glance

Explore the wonders of the opera world as you experience this season's productions of the Santa Fe Opera and enjoy the exciting combination of music, theater, writing, art and dance. Program lectures will inform you about the composer, music, singers and the story of each work you experience.
Activity Level
Varies by date
Walking up to one mile daily over varied terrain. Elevations up to 7,000 feet.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Attend an array of staged productions starring some of the finest singers from the U.S. and abroad in the spectacular open-air amphitheater.
  • Enjoy a Santa Fe city field trip and go backstage at the opera complex.
  • Expert-led field trips include historic Chimayo and Museum Hill.

General Notes

Program limited to 70 participants, divided into smaller groups for most activities. Traveling companions who wish to be grouped together should make a note on the Participant Information Form.
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Oliver Prezant
Oliver Prezant has presented lectures for the Santa Fe Opera, the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, and numerous other organizations. He is the Music Director and Conductor of the award-winning Santa Fe Community Orchestra, and was on the faculty of The College of Santa Fe for many years. He studied conducting at The Pierre Monteux School and is a graduate of The Mannes College of Music in New York City.
Oliver Prezant
Christopher Gibson
James McGrath Morris
Sharon Niederman
Marsha Drennon
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