New Jersey Association of Verismo Opera launches the 2016 summer concert series featuring principal artists performing romantic arias from the world’s most famous operas and Broadway tunes. The concerts are free and open to the public.
- Thursday, July 7. 7:00 p.m. Tenafly Davis-Johnson Park. 137 Engle Street. Tenafly, New Jersey. In the event of rain, the concert will be held at The Clinton Inn, 145 Dean Drive, Tenafly.
- Wednesday, July 27. 7:00 p.m. Friends of Oradell Library present Verismo Opera. Oradell Senior Center/Veteran’s Memorial Building, 1 Veterans Place, Oradell, New Jersey.
- Sunday, August 7. 5:00 p.m. Saint Rocco’s 87th Annual Italian Feast. 110 Main Street. Fort Lee, New Jersey. Hosted by Saint Rocco Italian-American Mutual Aid Society.Wednesday, August 3 to Thursday, August 4. 6:00 p.m. to midnight. Stop by Verismo Opera’s booth at the festival and learn about the company’s upcoming productions, concerts, programs and opportunities. Enter a free raffle and a chance to win a free ticket to see Verismo Opera’s production of Rigoletto.
- Sunday, August 14. 2:00 p.m. Fort Lee Public Library. 320 Main Street. Fort Lee, New Jersey.
Parking is available in designated lots or on the street. Stop by the Verismo Opera display table. Pick up information about the Verismo Opera 2016-2017 season, auditions, 28th Annual International Vocal Competition, volunteer opportunities, and more.
Verismo Opera is committed to ensuring that its programs and services are accessible to all. Designated handicapped parking is available. Patrons with specific questions about the physical features of a facility where Verismo Opera performs or requiring a special accommodation should contact us at least two weeks prior to an event.
For information about Verismo Opera, the summer concert series, and other details, call 201-886-0561. Visit the nonprofit opera company on Facebook and Twitter for more news about free concerts and events during the year