The regional premiere of Tony Award and MacArther "Genius" Grant-winner, Mary Zimmerman's breathtaking new adaptation of Voltaire's CANDIDE.
An optimist's journey through the best of all possible worlds featuring the celebrated music and orchestrations of Leonard Bernstein with contributions from the greatest lyricists of the 20th century––from Stephen Sondheim to Dorothy Parker.
Thursday, Feb 21; Friday, Feb 22; Saturday, Feb 23 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, Feb 24 at 3:00 pm
Kimball Recital Hall
Tickets: Adults $20, student/senior $10. Available thru the Lied Center box office, 402/472-4747 or 1-800/432-3231.
§ OPERA PRE-TALK
A pre-performance talk will be presented by
Alisa Belflower, director of Candide in the
Lower Level of Kimball Recital Hall, 45 minutes
before each performance.