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Monteverdi's L'incoronazione di Poppea (The Coronation of Poppea)

Presented by Florida State Opera at Opperman Music Hall - Florida State University, Tallahassee FL

Mar 31 2016
Apr 03 2016
Monteverdi's L'incoronazione di Poppea (The Coronation of Poppea)

The age-old games of power, politics, and sex are replayed in Claudio Monteverdi's opera L’incoronazione di Poppea or The Coronation of Poppea.  Inspired by the story of the Roman Emperor Nero, his ambitious mistress, Poppea, and Nero's estranged wife, the Empress Ottavia, we retell a story that is as old as time.  Baroque specialist Daniel Beckwith leads an orchestra of period instruments in support of our contemporary treatment of this story of seduction and betrayal.  Some things

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Reserved seating; adult tickets $20, senior and non-FSU student tickets $15, FSU students with ID tickets $10.

Contact: 850-645-7949

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Additional time info:

Join us one hour prior to each performance for a pre-opera lecture in Lindsay Recital Hall.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Opperman Music Hall - Florida State University

114 N Copeland St., Tallahassee, FL 32304

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Nearby parking available.


    • Wheelchair Access

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