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NJFO 2017 - 2018 Season

NJFO CLASSICAL SERIES
Voices of Distinction

MADAMA BUTTERFLY

The Joseph DeAlessandro Memorial Opera Concert

Saturday March 3, 2018 at 7pm

The Presbyterian Church,
Westfield, NJ

Sunday March 4, 2018 at 3pm

The Concert Hall,
Drew University,
Madison, NJ

 

David Wroe Conductor
Maria Todaro Artistic Director

Asako Tamura Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Noah Stewart B.F. Pinkerton, Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy
Kyle Albertson Sharpless, U.S. Consul at Nagasaki
Sabina Kim Susuki, maid of Cio-Cio-San
Andrew Koshman Prince Yamadori
Daniel Ambe High Commisioner
John Easterlin Goro, a matchmaker
Xuefang Wan The Bonze, Cio-Cio-San's uncle
Michaela Aldrige Kate Pinkerton
Marina Tamura Materasso Dolore, Cio-Cio-San's child

 

Puccini's irresistible lyric genius has long made Madama Butterfly one of opera's most enduring tales of unrequited passion. A cast of internationally acclaimed guest performers assembled from Maestro Wroe's extensive contacts in European and American opera houses joins NJFO to present, acted and in costume, this most heart-rending of stories, breathtakingly beautiful from first love to love child to tragic end.

Concert presented through the generous support of
RAY CATENA OF UNION and MARTY JEIVEN

 

TICKETS $76 | $60 | $48 | $28
Under 18 $15 with purchase of adult ticket
College students with ID $20

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Asako Tamura


Noah Stewart


Kyle Albertson


Sabina Kim

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IN LONDON TOWN

Saturday May 19, 2018 at 7pm

The Presbyterian Church,
Westfield, NJ

Sunday May 20, 2018 at 3pm

The Concert Hall,
Drew University,
Madison, NJ

ELGAR Cockaigne Overture "In London Town"
R. STRAUSS Four Last Songs (excerpts)
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS A London Symphony

David Wroe Conductor
New Jersey Festival Orchestra

The sounds of Big Ben, the colossus of St Paul's Cathedral, the hustle-bustle of Piccadilly Circus, the vast horizons of this mega City - all captured in tone paintings by two iconic 20th century British composers - bring the 35th anniversary season celebration to a glorious close.

TICKETS $76 | $60 | $48 | $28
Under 18 $15 with purchase of adult ticket
College students with ID $20

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NJFO SPECIAL EVENTS
Please note: Special Events are not eligible for inclusion in the season discount ticket packages.

AN EMERALD EVENING
NJFO Grand Fundraising Gala 2018

Saturday April 28, 2018 at 6:30pm

Echo Lake Country Club,
Westfield, NJ

Put on your dancing shoes and join NJFO to celebrate our anniversaries in style!

MAESTRO DAVID WROE | NEW JERSEY FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
          20 YEARS                               35 YEARS

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A TOUR OF NOTABLE HOMES
Presented by the Friends of NJ Festival Orchestra

Saturday May 12, 2018 10am-3pm

Five distinguished homes representing a range of architectural influences and design sensibilities generously open their doors to benefit the NJ Festival Orchestra.

Tickets $35 | $40 Day of Tour

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All programs subject to change