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

VANESSA

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

Museum Hill

Guided Tours of The Museum of International Folk Art and The Museum of Spanish Colonial Arts 

Opera :: Gounod's

ROMEO ET JULIETTE

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'

CAPRICCIO

Starring Amanda Majeski, Susan Graham, Conducted by Leo Hussain

 Saturday, August 6th

Open Day

Dinner :: The Compound

If you have been, then you know--simply one of the best restaurants around.  Stunning setting.  Delicious food!

Opera :: Mozart's

DON GIOVANNI

Starring Leah Crocetto, Daniel Okulitch, Conducted by John Nelson

Sunday, August 7th

Tour Ends