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“The Rake's Progress (Hovarda'nın Sonu)” 0pera

Hosted by the Consul of the Istanbul Theatre Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Tue 07 Jun 18:00 - 23:00

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Composed by the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky. The Rake's Progress is an English-language opera from Protected content . The libretto, written by W. H. Auden and Chester Kallman, the story takes place in 18th century England. Story concerns the decline and fall of one Tom Rakewell, who deserts Anne Trulove for the delights of London in the company of Nick Shadow, who turns out to be the Devil. After several misadventures, all initiated by the devious Shadow, Tom ends up in Bedlam, a hospital for the insane at that time situated in the City of London. The moral of the tale is: "For idle hearts and hands and minds the Devil finds work to do."

The opera starts at 8PM and is Protected content long.

Tickets cost Protected content , 95 TL, 50 TL depending on seat

You can buy your ticket from the following link: Protected content

We will meet at an Italian restaurant 10 minutes away on foot at 6 PM, two hours before the opera. The owner is Italian and is said to serve delicious pizzas.

This is also a farewell event for our dear consul Dilşad, who is moving abroad this week.

Hope to see you there!