Westminster Conservatory’s Opera Outings include round-trip transportation to Lincoln Center with pick-up locations at Princeton/Westminster Conservatory and New Brunswick/Bowlero. All operas are Saturday matinees. There will be sufficient time to enjoy lunch on your own in the Lincoln Center area.
The operas for this season are:
September 30, 2023
Heggie's Dead Man Walking
Nézet-Séguin: DiDonato, Graham, Moore
November 11, 2023
Verdi’s Un Ballo in Maschera
Rizzi: Stikhina, Petrova, Castronovo, Kelsey
January 20, 2024
Puccini’s Madama Butterfly
Zhang: Kurzak, DeShong, Polenzani, Luciano
March 23, 2024
Gounod's Roméo et Juliette
Nézet-Séguin: Sierra, Hankey, Bernheim, Liverman
In addition, we offer Opera Lectures appropriate for both the novice and advanced enthusiast which are open to all, regardless of whether or not you are an Opera Outings ticket holder. The lectures will enhance your opera experience through insights into the operas and composers. Each class meets one week prior to the corresponding opera from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted, on the Princeton campus.