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Italian Opera Classes 

Fall 2021 Class
Italian Opera: A Reflection of Life!

Presented by Louis M. Barrella, M.A.


This 6-week class will elicit an appreciation for both seasoned opera lovers and newcomers alike.

It intends to excite the appetites of all those who especially love Italian Opera by gaining insights into the minds and souls of the composers whose works still affect us today. Now in its 11th season, this is not a repeat course.                              


All sessions are new and there is no prerequisite for newcomers.

Join us for an experience of intellectual stimulation and musical pleasure.

  • Seduction Scenes Opera

  • Puccini's "Manon Lescaut" Complete - Part 1

  • Puccini's "Manon Lescaut" Complete - Part 2

  • Celebrating Verdi at 200

  • Dance in Opera

  • Celebrating Pavarotti

Classes run for six sessions

October 19 - November 30, 2021, Tuesdays from 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

The class will not meet Thanksgiving Week on Nov 23rd.

$125 for non-members

$110 for Members


*The GMM strictly enforces the updated CDC guidelines.

Proof of vaccination is required for entry into the museum. Masks must be worn inside the museum.

Class Full - Registrations Closed

Giuseppe Verdi


Luciano Pavarotti