Opera 101+ with Baltimore Concert Opera
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About The Event
With Baltimore Concert Opera's up close and personal "opera-radical" performances, you're destined to discover (or re-discover) the alluring beauty of the human voice as professionally trained and acclaimed opera singers deliver soul-stirring performances of songs from classic opera and music theater.
Whatever your opera exposure or level of composure, join Mixolo and our cast of adventurous solos, with or without a plus-one, and Baltimore Concert Opera (BCO) at their gilded home at the historic Engineer's Club of Mount Vernon, Baltimore, for "Thirsty Thursdays." Any suspicions of pretension are quickly dispelled at this popular performance series featuring several talented artists performing operatic highlights accompanied by a skilled pianist.
Absent the lavishness of a fully staged opera, not to mention the price and the commute to DC or NYC, Baltimore Concert Opera has made opera more accessible and easily "digestible." On this Thirsty Thursday at the Opera, guests may enjoy up to four themed cocktail tastings inspired by the evening's song selections, with cleverly timed breaks in the performances. All four generous tastings are included in the price of admission.
Guests settle in for a relaxed evening in the elegant Grand Ballroom of the Engineers Club in the heart of historic Mount Vernon with the added convenience of subtitles for the curious and the newbies. No judgment. A company founded by opera singers and opera lovers, they strive to provide an experience for opera lovers of all stages.
Typically inserted into the night's program is a song previewing the group's upcoming full-length concert performance. On this Thursday, we'll preview selections from BCO's upcoming full-length concert performance, Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd. This masterpiece "penny dreadful-esque" musical, sometimes depicted as a horror opera, is arguably one of the most innovative and exciting cross-genre productions of its kind.
Whether folks come for the wine, beer, cocktails or live music, everyone has a great time in a beautiful setting. Why not treat yourself to a different kind of swanky night out.
What is included in my ticket price?
Your ticket will admit one to the performance and will include all four cocktail tastings. A cash bar will be open for additional self-pay purchases of beer or wine. We'll gather in a designated area in the Atrium at 7:30 PM to meet and mingle with our fellow solos. The performance begins at 8:00 PM.
Are there dining options?
There are no dining options on the premises on the evening of this Thirsty Thursday at the Opera performance. We recommend that you ensure that you have some sustenance before arriving.
If you are interested in a pre-performance dining option with other Mixolo attendees at a restaurant within walking distance of the Engineer's Club, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org The pre-performance dining option will be self-pay.
Is this event restricted to Mixolo early adopter members and interested event hosts?
In order to attend this Mixolo-sponsored event, we ask that you register with Mixolo in mind as a social network that you will consider joining. We are a network of solo adults pursuing the things we love to do and sharing enriching experiences with other like-minded adults.
Tickets to this performance are open to the public on the Baltimore' Concert Opera website at various price points.
Tickets for this Mixolo experience at the theater are only available here and on Eventbrite.
How do I become a member and attend this event with Mixolo?
Membership is free. Mixolo will soon debut a multi-platform app. We do not yet have a formal login and profile option on our current pre-app Web/Mobile site. When you register for this event, we will ask for basic identifying information that will automatically qualify you as an early adopter member and subscriber.
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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
The minimum age for this event will be 18. Please be prepared to present your state ID or driver’s license upon request. Alcoholic beverages will be made available only to members 21 and older.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Limited Street Parking - street parking surrounds the Club, please be very careful when reading appropriate signage.Several Inexpensive Parking Garages are within a 5-minute walk. Check out this site for up to date prices and hours: http://baltimore.bestparking.com.
Thirsty Thursday patrons should note that the Franklin St. garage requires you to use the yellow token you receive upon entry to access the garage after hours.
Full parking detail and transportation options are available at Baltimore Concert Opera.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
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How will cancellations be handled?
Mixolo will be required to make advance payments for this type of event. Cancellations may be made for a full refund up to 7 days before the event.
Is there a dress code?
No formal dress code, however, we ask that you consider business casual for this event.
Photos may be taken for promotional purposes for our web, social media and marketing materials. Mixolo is a real-life social network; we want to minimize the use of stock photos and reflect the true essence of our MIxolo community. Your registration and attendance will imply your willingness to participate and your release of all photos for use in marketing and promotions for Mixolo, Inc.
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