John Blowâ€™s “Venus and Adonis” is a collaborative opera-theatre production between the FIU School of Music and the Department of Theatre featuring the Collegium Musicum with a special guest appearance by members of the Conchita Espinosa Academy Childrenâ€™s Chorus. Venus and Adonis is a one-act opera based on the poem of the same name by William Shakespeare. The productionâ€™s unique interpretation explores the values of classical mythology through the lens of 21st-century pop culture.
Tickets for the performance are $20 general admission and $30.00 for preferred seating. Students up to the age of 18 are admitted free of charge. College and graduate students pay $5.00. FIU Students free admission. All students must present their school ID at the door. Students are encouraged to reserve their seats by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. @MIABachSociety