UR and CHC present "Orfeo ed Euridice"
Crafton Hills College and the University of Redlands join forces in a production of Christoph Willibald Gluck’s ground-breaking opera Orfeo ed Euridice. Featuring some of the composer’s most significant music, Orfeo ed Euridice is Gluck’s treatment of the classical Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice. In order to retrieve his beloved wife, Eurydice, the poet, musician, and prophet, Orpheus, descends into Hades and must confront the underworld’s most harrowing challenges.
Performances will be presented at Finkelstein Performing Arts Center at Crafton Hills College, 8 p.m. April 5 and 6, and 2 and 6 p.m. April 7. This production is in Italian, German and French with English supertitles.
WHAT: Christoph Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice
- 8 p.m. April 5
- 8 p.m. April 6
- 2 p.m. April 7
- 6 p.m. April 7
WHERE: Finkelstein Performing Arts Center
Crafton Hills College; 11711 Sand Canyon Road
Yucaipa, CA 92399
Tickets may be purchased by visiting the University of Redlands Campus Events Office or call 909-748-8116, or purchase tickets online.