Learn more about Knoxville Opera presents Lucia di Lammermoor.
In 17th century Scotland, innocent Lucia falls in love with her clan’s enemy. Forced by her brother into an arranged marriage to save the family from financial and political ruin, the distraught girl murders her husband on their wedding night. Donizetti’s Gothic masterpiece, based on Sir Water Scott’s The Bride of Lammermoor, is filled with thrilling vocal fireworks, including the glorious Sextet and opera’s greatest Mad Scene, which has made sopranos into legends! As Knoxville Opera will be performing this opera in schools during January, students ofallages are welcome to take photos with the cast on stage following the performances!
Opera previews hosted by Maestro Salesky begin 45 minutes prior to each performance.
604 S. Gay St.
Knoxville, TN 37902