A gala concert performance at the Embassy of France to open the 2017-18 season of the Russian Chamber Art Society Tchaikovsky's
T H E Q U E E N O F S P A D E S
featuring Denyce Graves as the Countess
The Russian Chamber Art Society is thrilled to present
Washington-born international star Denyce Graves in her debut as the Countess in a concert version of Tchaikovsky's 1890 masterpiece "The Queen of Spades," based on a story by Pushkin.
Joining Graves will be soprano Jennifer Casey Cabot as Liza, tenor Viktor Antipenko as Herman and pianists Genadi Zagor and Vera Danchenko-Stern, RCAS founder and artistic director.
At this season-opening gala (black-tie optional), highlights of "The Queen of Spades," sung in Russian, will be interspersed with English narration by Rick Foucheux, a Woolly Mammoth company member and George Washington University faculty member.
A limited number of VIP tickets at $250 each, including the concert and a buffet dinner with wine and dessert, plus an exclusive pre-concert champagne reception, are now available.
Note: General admission tickets at $195 each, including the concert and a buffet dinner with wine and dessert, will go on sale August 1.
Photo ID is required for entrance to the Embassy. Street parking is available.
Don't miss this one-of-a-kind evening!
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