Leah Crocetto & Barbara Dever Highlight Northern Lights Music Festival

By Francisco Salazar
(Credit: Fay Fox)

The North Lights Music Festival in Minnesota has announced its slate for the coming month.

Acclaimed Ecuadorian director Chía Patiño brings Puccini’s “Tosca” to the Discovery Center with Leah Crocetto in the title role, Rafael Davila as Mario Cavaradossi, and Daniel Sutin as Scarpia. Gavriel Heine conducts the masterpiece which will also star Rafael Porto and Peter Joshua Burroughs.

Performance Dates: July 17 & 19, 2020

Gian Carlo Menotti’s “The Medium” will star Barbara Dever, with Gavriel Heine conducting and Dean Anthony directing.

Performance Dates: July 26 & 27, 2020

The festival will also offer Chamber Music at B’nai Abraham with Faculty and Young Artists in mixed programs. There will also be performances of Beethoven works in honor of his 250th Birthday. The concerts will only admit 30 people to B’nai Abraham for each event.

Performance Dates: July 6-24, 2020