GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY presents
Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites

Stage directed by W. Dwight Coleman

On July 17, 1794, at the peak of the French Revolution’s Terror, 16 members of the Carmelite order went to the guillotine in Paris for refusing the order to abandon their vows and living in community. Known as the Martyrs of Compiègne, for the town in northern France where they lived, their deaths turned the tide: the Terror ended a few days later. Poulenc’s music explores a range of styles, from homage to 1940s film scores to the haunting medieval sound of liturgical chant.

$20 general, $10 students with ID*
*Tickets available at the door, cash and check only.

For more information, please visit Georgia State University


WHEN: Friday, June 23 at 8:00pm & June 24 at 3:00pm
WHERE: Florence Kopleff Recital Hall - 15 Gilmer St SE, Atlanta GA, 30303

 

Florence Kopleff Recital Hall 15 Gilmer St SE, Atlanta GA, 30303

GSU presents Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites

When
06/23/2017
Where
Florence Kopleff Recital Hall
15 Gilmer St SE, Atlanta GA, 30303

GEORGIA STATE UNIVERSITY presents
Poulenc’s Dialogues of the Carmelites

Stage directed by W. Dwight Coleman

On July 17, 1794, at the peak of the French Revolution’s Terror, 16 members of the Carmelite order went to the guillotine in Paris for refusing the order to abandon their vows and living in community. Known as the Martyrs of Compiègne, for the town in northern France where they lived, their deaths turned the tide: the Terror ended a few days later. Poulenc’s music explores a range of styles, from homage to 1940s film scores to the haunting medieval sound of liturgical chant.

$20 general, $10 students with ID*
*Tickets available at the door, cash and check only.

For more information, please visit Georgia State University


WHEN: Friday, June 23 at 8:00pm & June 24 at 3:00pm
WHERE:
Florence Kopleff Recital Hall - 15 Gilmer St SE, Atlanta GA, 30303

 

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