Tales.com > Earth > San Luis Obispo > Events

Vino & Verdi

http://www.propera.org

Pacific Repertory Opera presents Vino and Verdi, a celebration of Italian culture with fine wine, a delectable Italian meal and concert. Saturday, May 12, 2007, at The Monday Club, located at Monterey St. at Grand Avenue, San Luis Obispo. Dinner begins at 6 p.m. with concert following at 7:15 p.m. Tickets are $75 and $560 for a table of 8 at front tables or $60 or $450 for a table of 8 at rear tables. The concert features arias and duets from Giuseppe Verdis most famous works. Featured singers include Melissa Wolfmann, and Heather McFadden who will also appear in this falls production of Un Ballo in Maschera. Also featured are debut artist Olga Chernysheva, and returning favorites Roberto Gomez & Gabriel Reoyo-Pazos. Singers will be accompanied live by local pianist Susan Azaret Davies. Purchase tickets early this event sold out last year! For more information or tickets, please go online to www.propera.org or call the PRO Office at (805) 541-5369. Dinner Menu: Antipasti: Focaccia with Carmelized Onions & Gorgonzola Bruschetti with Cannelini Verdura Mista (marinated vegetables) Insalata Caprese (tomato, basil and fresh mozzarella salad) Roasted Chicken with Artichokes and Red Peppers Pasta Primavera (asparagus, yellow squash, olives and feta) Dolci: Panna Cotta with Fresh Berries Tiramisu Cake Torta Limone with Pinot Noir-Infused Cherries. Wines by Vino Robles