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UMass Amherst, Music “Love & Lust: Lost & Found”

February 12 @ 3:30 pm - February 14 @ 5:00 pm EST

The UMass Opera program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst Department of Music and Dance is pleased to present their annual performance on Sunday, February 12 at 3 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium. Love and Lust: Lost and Found will feature arias, duets, and ensembles by some of opera’s greatest composers, presented by the top UMass voice students along with the UMass Symphony Orchestra led by Morihiko Nakahara.

The concert will explore Cupid’s handiwork in some of opera’s most beloved works, including Puccini’s La Bohème, Mozart’s Don Giovanni, Verdi’s Falstaff, along with Gluck’s Orpheus and Euridice, Handel’s Giulio Cesare, and others.

Joining Hite in organizing this year’s event are voice professors Jamie Rose-Guarrine (co-producer) and Marjorie Melnick (music preparation). Nathan Troup of the Boston Conservatory at Berklee returns as stage director, with set and lighting design by Matthew Cowan of Down Right Productions.

Tickets are $25 for the general public and $20 for seniors; students and children 17 and under are free. Tickets may be purchased at the Fine Arts Center Box Office, by phone at 413-545-2511, or online at www.fineartscenter.com/musicanddance.

Free and secure parking is available in the nearby Campus Center Garage, located on Campus Center Way. Visit the Fine Arts Center website for more information or refer to the UMass interactive parking map.


February 12 @ 3:30 pm EST
February 14 @ 5:00 pm EST


UMass Amherst
300 Massachusetts Ave
Amherst, MA 01003
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(413) 545-0306
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