Preview and Discussion

Quick Quips of Hoffmann

An Informal Preview and Discussion Illuminating Jacques Offenbach’s masterpiece Tales of Hoffmann

Wednesday Sept. 1, 7pm
At the Former Weequah Canoe Club on Lake Phalen
1492 East Shore Drive in St. Paul

The evening will include selections from the opera and a panel discussion about the genre led by Professor William Beeman, Chair of the Department of Anthropology and a professional opera singer. The collaborative team behind Tales of Hoffmann: A Picnic Operetta will be present to speak about their work at the intersection of classical music, horticulture, community gardening and performance.

Light refreshments and beverages designed by collaborating Chef Nick Schneider.

Reserve your Spot!

Space is limited! RSVP by Friday, Aug. 27 to mixedprecipitation [at]

Directions, parking suggestions, and rain site will be sent upon RSVP