March 9, 2015
WHAT: The Texas Tech School of Music will perform “Don Pasquale,” an opera buffa, or comic opera, in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti.
WHEN: 7 p.m. March 27-28
WHERE: Allen Theatre in the Texas Tech Student Union Building, 15th Street and Akron Avenue
EVENT: The opera was first performed in 1843 in Paris with great success. It is generally regarded as being the high point of the 19th century opera buffa tradition.
Tickets are $15 for general admission, $13 for senior citizens and $10 for non-Texas Tech students. Texas Tech students get one free ticket at the door with a student ID. Tickets are available in advance at music.ttu.edu.
CONTACT: Gerald Dolter, professor, School of Music, College of Visual and Performing Arts, Texas Tech University, (806) 834-7191 or firstname.lastname@example.org.