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

Lectures and Courses

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...