Boston Premiere – Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezin

January 27, 2015 Boston $25.00 - $80.00 0

Defiant Requiem: Verdi at Terezín is a powerful, dramatic and inspirational concert/drama that tells the story of courageous Jewish prisoners in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp during World War II who formed a chorus under the leadership of fellow prisoner Rafael Schächter, and performed Verdi’s Requiem 16 times, as an act of defiance and resistance to their Nazi captors.

This performance, on the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, features Verdi’s Requiem, conducted by Murry Sidlin and performed by the Tanglewood Festival Chorus, woven together with video testimony from surviving members of the original prisoner choir and narration from actors Jeremiah Kissel and Will LeBow. For more information, visit DefiantRequiem.org

Tickets are $25-$80, available at the Symphony Hall Box office, by calling SymphonyCharge at (888) 266-1200, or online at www.bso.org/Performance/Detail/69346/

+ More... - Less...
Fact Sheet
When
Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Where
Boston Pops Symphony Hall
301 Massachusetts Ave
Boston, MA 02115
Price
$25.00 2nd Balcony
$45.00 Balcony
$60.00 Orchestra
$80.00 Orchestra

CJP provides the above links concerning third-party events for your convenience only. CJP has no control over the content of the linked-to websites or events they describe, and accepts no responsibility for the websites, including any advertising or products or services on or available from such sites, or for any loss or damage that may arise from your attending, or registering to attend, the described events. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked to below, you do so entirely at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such websites and event attendance. CJP is not responsible or liable to you or any third party for the content or accuracy of any materials provided by any third parties. All statements and/or opinions expressed in the linked-to materials or at the described events, and all commentary, articles and other content provided at the third-party websites or at the events, are solely the opinions and the responsibility of the persons or entities operating the linked-to websites and events. The inclusion of any link on this website does not imply that CJP endorses the described event, or the linked-to website or its operator.

More In...

More At...