SANTA FE OPERA
Offered by North Carolina Opera
August 2nd to 7th
ACCOMMODATIONS :: LA FONDA ON THE PLAZA
$2850 per person double occupancy
$775 Single Supplement
Includes 4 operas, 5 nights accommodation, 5 breakfasts, 2 dinners, 1 reception as well as all activities listed below.
Does not include airfare, airport transfers or alcoholic beverages.
Tuesday, August 2nd
Tour begins 4:00 p.m. with a Welcome Reception at the Home of a SFO Board Member and Arts Patron
Wednesday, August 3rd
A leisurely two hour architectural walking tour of central Santa Fe led by Peter Weiss, a deeply knowledgeable,
experienced and engaging guide who brings fresh insights and interests to this much loved town
Guided Tour Georgia O’Keeffe House, Abiquiu
Perched upon a hill, this charming house retains the spirit and living presence of a giant of
20th century art amidst the landscape that was the wellspring of her work
Opera :: Samuel Barber's
Starring Erin Wall and James Morris, Conducted by Leonard Slatkin
Thursday, August 4th
Midday :: Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival
Piano Recital With Inon Barnatan
A program of Bach, Ligeti and Brahms in the beautiful, historic St Francis Auditorium
Opera :: Gounod's
Starring Ailyn Perez, Stephen Costello, Conducted by Harry Bicket
Friday, August 5th
Guided Tour New Mexico History Museum
This 'best in class' history museum tells the story of a unique American landscape and her peoples.
Guided Tour Site Santa Fe
As a counterpoint to history, we tour this renowned contemporary art museum and its featured exhibition on Central and South American artists
Cantina at SFO :: Pre-Opera Buffet and Remarks by Guest Lecturer Desiree Mays
Opera :: Strauss'
Starring Amanda Majeski, Susan Graham, Conducted by Leo Hussain
Saturday, August 6th
Dinner :: The Compound
If you have been, then you know--simply one of the best restaurants around. Stunning setting. Delicious food!
Opera :: Mozart's
Starring Leah Crocetto, Daniel Okulitch, Conducted by John Nelson
Sunday, August 7th