ENGLEWOOD, NJ – Sample bergenPAC's opera company at an open house planned in Englewood.
The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera based in Fort Lee will host a free celebration for the public at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 10 at the Bergen Family Center, 44 Armory St.
The event includes detailed information about the grand opera company's fall season, volunteer opportunities and classes, plus a 30-minute concert.
The show features vocalists performing arias and duets from Giuseppe Verdi's "Rigoletto" and past productions.
There also will be exhibits displaying memorabilia, costumes and photos from Verismo Opera’s 28 years in operation.
For further information call (201) 886-0561 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2016 season is made possible, in part, with funds provided by the New Jersey Council on the Arts/Department of State, through grant funds administered by the Bergen County Department of Parks, Division of Cultural and Historic Affairs.
Other supporters include Children’s Aid Foundation, Robert J. Campbell, MD, Cesare L. Santeramo, KSJ, Paul Weiss Matching Fund, The Gerda Lissner Foundation, Inc., and Vanguard Charitable Endowment Fund.
The New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera (Verismo Opera), is the house opera company of the Bergen Performing Arts Center located at 30 North Van Brunt Street in Englewood.