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Lyric Theatre of San Jose presents Gianni Schicchi and Trial By Jury

June 25, 2017
2:00 pm
San Jose Convention Center - Montgomery Theater

June 17, 8pm; June 18, 2pm; June 23, 8pm; June 24, 2pm; June 25, 2pm Lyric Theatre of San Jose is proud to present the double-bill of two iconic one-act musical comedies in English, Puccini's Gianni Schicchi (or, The Inheritance Sting) and Gilbert and Sullivan's Trial By Jury (G&S's 1st Big Hit) on June 17th - 25th. In conjunction with these productions, Lyric Theatre is also proud to sponsor a Food and Fund Drive for Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties. Featured are renowned baritone Roger D. McCracken in the title role of Gianni Schicchi and Bay Area favorite Robert Solis in the role of The Learned Judge in Trial By Jury. Director Michael Morris stages the productions, and Bruce Olstad is Music Director and Conductor. Both comic masterworks are presented in new, present-day staging to poke fun at our modern lives, believes, fashions and even reality TV! A brand new English translation of Gianni Schicchi was created specifically for this modern production. During all five performances, audience members are invited to donate non-perishable food (no glass containers) and/or funds by check, credit card, or cash to support Second Harvest's vital work. Presented by Lyric Theatre of San Jose

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271 S. Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113

San Jose Convention Center - Montgomery Theater

271 S Market St, San Jose, CA 95113, United States
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