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Cabildo


Central City Opera

The only opera written by American composer Amy Beach, Cabildo is a sentimental tale, told in flashback, of the pirate Jean Lafitte, unjustly imprisoned in the Cabildo (governor’s palace) but released in time to help Andrew Jackson save New Orleans from the British.

Stage Director: Alison Moritz

Conductor: Christopher Zemliauskas

Earlier Event: June 17
The Snow Queen (American Premiere)
Later Event: July 26
Gallantry