The Cleveland Opera

on the theme of Manon Lescaut

  • Monday, October 21, 2019 at 7:30 pm
First Baptist Church of Greater Cleveland
3630 Fairmount Blvd.
Shaker Heights OH 44118


  • $55 Reserved Sponsor Seating
  • $25 General Admission
  • $10 Student

Tickets are available online here: Buy Tickets
or by calling 216 816 1411.

Tickets will also be available at the door, cash or check.

New: Please bring a companion new to our opera for free. It is a buy-one-get-one free offer with a provision that your guest is new to The Cleveland Opera. Simply purchase your ticket online, or by calling us, and come with your friend, whom you will introduce at the box office.


The exciting one-hour preview program includes famous arias and duets from Puccini's masterpiece Manon Lescaut. Maestro Dodson and Dorota Sobieska will provide short descriptions to the selections, introducing all to the story and climate of the upcoming opera Manon Lescaut on November 22 & 24, 2019. Featuring soloists of The Cleveland Opera: Dorota Sobieska, soprano, Manon; Mikhail Urusov, tenor, Des Grieux; Jeremy Gilpatric, baritone, Lescaut (concert). Presented in collaboration with the Cleveland Women's Orchestra under the baton of Maestro John Thomas Dodson.

Plentiful buffet-style Mediterranean reception will follow, including delicious hummus, baba gannouj, tabouli, loubie bzeit, falafel; with tea/coffee, water and pastries. Reception included in the ticket price.

Don't miss this great introduction to Puccini's masterpiece, coupled with beloved orchestral music and delicious food!