John Blow’s Venus and Adonis

Concerts & Performances
Date Monday, February 22, 2016, 7:30 pm Organization FIU School of Music Categories Concerts & Performances
Place Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center Concert Hall Address 10910 S.W. 17th Street, Miami

In Celebration of Shakespeare First Folio at the Frost Art Museum, the FIU School of Music will present John Blow’s Venus and Adonis, a collaborative opera-theatre production with the FIU Department of Theatre., featuring the Collegium Musicum with a special guest appearance by members of the Conchita Espinosa Academy Children’s Chorus. This one-act opera is based on the poem of the same name by William Shakespeare. The production’s unique interpretation explores the values of classical mythology through the lens of 21st-century pop culture. Directed by Philip M. Church. Admission is $13 online and $15 at the door; $5 for students.