Sept. 22-25, 2016 | Ohio Theatre
Thursday, 9/22 7:30 p.m.
Friday, 9/23 8 p.m.
Saturday, 9/24 8 p.m.
Sunday, 9/25 2 p.m.
Choreography: Val Caniparoli, Matthew Neenan, Alex Ketley and Edwaard Liang
Conductor: Rossen Milanov
Columbus’ flagship performing arts organizations will reunite for Twisted 2, the highly anticipated sequel to 2014’s smash hit, Twisted. For four performances only, 200 of Columbus’ professional singers, dancers and musicians from BalletMet, the Columbus Symphony and Opera Columbus will collide and combine to create an experience unlike any other. Conducted by CSO Music Director Rossen Milanov, masterful choreography from internationally acclaimed choreographers Val Caniparoli, Matthew Neenan, Alex Ketley and Edwaard Liang will merge live on stage with magnificent works from Wagner, Haydn and Beethoven as well as selections from such beloved operas as Carmen, The Barber of Seville, Porgy and Bess and more. It’s a can’t-miss event!
Wagner: “The Ride of the Valkyries” from Die Walküre
Guglielmi: La vie en rose
Donizetti: “Tous les trois reunit” from The Daughter of the Regiment
Verdi: “Questo e quella” from Rigoletto
Schoenberg:Verklärte Nacht, Op. 4 (1943 revision)
Offenbach: “Barcarolle” from The Tales of Hoffmann
Smetana: “Dance of the Comedians” from Three Dances from The Bartered Bride
Haydn: IV. Presto – Adagio from Symphony No. 45 in F-sharp Minor (“Farewell”)
Bizet: Overture to Carmen
Bizet: “Chorus of Street-boys” from Carmen
Gershwin: “Summertime” from Porgy and Bess
Rossini: Sextet from The Barber of Seville
Górecki: Lento e largo – Tranquilissimo from Symphony No. 3, Op. 36 (“Symphony of Sorrowful Songs”)
Beethoven: “Ode to Joy” from Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 (“Choral”)