Experience an encounter between Abraham, Sarah, and three avenging angels—the inspiration for James MacMillan’s Clemency and this season’s BLO Opera Annex production. Throughout history, composers and artists have been inspired by the beauty, turmoil, and exaltation of Biblical narrative. Enjoy musical excerpts, dramatic readings, and visual images from this and other theatrical stories.

Featuring tenor John Bellemer, recently seen in Lincoln as the singer in the role of Faust.

Tickets: BLO subscribers, MFA members, seniors, and students $18; nonmembers $22
Bravo reception with BLO presenters: add $50 per person.
Purchase reception and event tickets here.
Attendees save 15% on tickets to BLO’s Clemency (BLO Opera Annex).

Purchase Tickets Online: using the link in the red box
By phone: call the MFA Ticket line at 1-800-440-6975
In person: at any MFA ticketing desk

Ticketing desk hours: Mon, Tue, Sat, and Sun, 10 am–4:15 pm; and Wed–Fri, 10 am–9:15 pm


Next Session: This event is closed.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Remis Auditorium, 161
$18MFA members, seniors, and students
Ticket Purchase Required
Event Type
Special Event