Opera fans can get a sneak preview of Central Washington University’s talented Opera Ensemble at the Opera-Tune-It-Tea, 1-3 p.m., on March 23. Enjoy a sumptuous high tea while listening to opera selections at the First Presbyterian Church Garden Room, 9 S. 8th Ave., Yakima. 98902.
The event is free, but seating is limited. To reserve your seat, call Valley Musical Theatre at 509-925-7529.
CWU’s award-winning Opera Ensemble and Chamber Orchestra will perform Johann Strauss’s flamboyant masterpiece, Die Fledermaus (in English), at the Capitol Theater in Yakima, on April 6 at 7:00 p.m., and April 7 at 2:00 p.m. The Capitol Theatre is located at 19 S. 3rd Street. Tickets for Die Fledermaus are available online at capitoltheatre.org, or at the Capital Theatre Box Office, 509-853-2787. Tickets may also be purchased at Tickets West at 800-325-7328. Tickets are $24 for general admission, $12 for students with ID.
Media Contact: Valerie Chapman-Stockwell, CWU Public Affairs, 509-963-1518, email@example.com
March 19, 2013
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