Jeff Smith 4 p.m., Aug. 28
The Song of the Undead: Horror in Opera
Dr. Reveles and guest speakers Miguel Rodriguez and Beth Accomando look at the influence of horror on the opera repertory. The panel will discuss elements of classic gothic horror that have long imbued opera with a bloody reputation. Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor, Verdi’s Il trovatore and Marschner’s Der Vampyr are a few examples. 619-232-7636.
- Age limit: 18+
- Cost: Free