LexPhil Takes on Sultry Tango Opera

Feb 1, 2013

A pair of films are restaged this weekend in central Kentucky, one is a surprisingly new Broadway musical. Also, the Lexington Philharmonic spreads its wings with an opera done to a tango beat.  With a preview is Rich Copley, who covers the arts for the Lexington Herald Leader

Director and choreographer John de los Santos and mezzo-soprano Solange Merdinian practice a tango for the Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra's production of Astor Piazolla's "María de Buenos Aires" at the Downtown Arts Center in Lexington, Ky., on Jan. 29, 2013. The production runs at the same location Feb. 1 to 3.
Credit Rich Copley — Lexington Herald-Leader

Rich Copley is an arts reporter for the Lexington Herald Leader.  Information on the weekend’s events is available in today’s edition.  You can also find out about arts and cultural events by visiting the events calendar online, at weku.fm.