About the Signature Series: These provocative presentations evoke opera’s role in the broader context of art and culture.

In This Series
Pablo Picasso, Le Sauvetage (The Rescue), 1932


Paris, the Surreal City: Dreams, Manifestos, and Music
February 21, 2016
2:00 pm3:00 pm

Take a journey in words, music, and images to the Paris of Pablo Picasso.

Greek, The Achilles Painter , Two-handled jar (amphora) depicting Oedipus and the Sphinx of Thebes, 450–440 B.C.

Lectures and Courses

Greek: Oedipus and the Sphinx through Art and Music
October 9, 2016
2:00 pm3:00 pm

Boston Lyric Opera performers present the iconic Oedipus story though the unique Surrealism of Cocteau, the brutal melodrama of Seneca, and the...