Pre-Opera Talks will precede all six performances as part of The Monteverdi Trilogy and offer audience members fascinating insights on Monteverdi and his three operatic masterpieces.
- June 7, 9, 10, and 12 | Professor Ellen Rosand, Yale University
- June 13 | Professor Thomas Forrest Kelly, Harvard University
- June 14 | Professor Mauro Calcagno, University of Pennsylvania
See the Schedule of Events for dates, times, and locations for all Pre-Opera Talks. Admission is free with your opera tickets or a Festival Pass.
Festival Week Pass ($40) provides you with admission to the Exhibition, the BEMF CD Store, Symposia, Dance Workshops, Performance Masterclasses as auditors, Family Day, and Pre-Opera Talks for the entire week, as well as discounts to select Fringe Concerts. Festival Week Passes may be purchased in advance from the BEMF Box Office; Week Passes and Day Passes ($10) will be available at the BEMF Welcome Center at the Courtyard by Marriott Boston Downtown or at any of the above events during the Festival week.