An Education & Community Engagement program

Discussion  |  Cross-Cultural Challenges in Opera

Steven LaCosse

Director of The Princeton Festival’s Madama Butterfly


Assistant to the Princeton Festival’s Executive & Artistic Director


Monday June 18 at 7pm
Princeton Public Library
65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton


Free and open to the public

Panelists will discuss some of the issues facing directors when they present operas from a culture different from the culture where the opera is being performed, including issues such as variations in the text, casting, and choice of set and costumes.