Love and Lies: Horace Walpole at the Opera
Recital, Readings and Discussion
Jay Buchanan, Horace Walpole
Ann Hill, Buck Hinman, Christopher Hunter,
Samantha Kridgen, Natalie Michaels, Katherine Sebastian,
Anne Williams, guest speaker
Peter Kairoff, harpsichord
Teresa Radomski, music director Elizabeth Way, program director
Venue: Brendle Recital Hall
Performances of selections from 18th-century operas that inspired Horace Walpole (1717-1797), with readings from his correspondence and his Gothic novel The Castle of Otranto (1764). This program is part of an interdisciplinary symposium presented by the Wake Forest University Departments of English, Music, Theatre, Art, Women’s Gender and Sexuality Studies, the Humanities Institute, and the Interdisciplinary Honors Program (April 6-9).
Free and open to the public. For more information call (336) 758-5026.