Bon Operatit (Holiday Concert)
Start: Dec 03, 2014 7:00 PM
End: Dec 03, 2014 9:00 PM
Four Points by Sheraton French Quarter, 541 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, United States
The event is FREE and Open to the Public
$5.00 Valet Parking Rate Available for Attendees
Celebration the coming of spring and the Social Season in New Orleans, Bon Operatit! will
present "A 'Social' Evening of Song" for two hours of free, live entertainment at the Four Points by Sheraton Hotel in the heart of the French Quarter.
The Bon Operatit! ensemble members, consisting of Jesse Nolan (tenor), Mary Penick Akin (mezzo-soprano) and Lauren Mouney Gisclair (soprano), have been performing together since 2009 in and around New Orleans.
Guest artists may also be singing with the trio, and a pianist accompanies all performances.
The performance will last from 7:00-9:00 p.m. and is free and open to the public. The hotel is located at the corner of Bourbon and Toulouse streets. Valet parking is available for a nominal $5 charge.
The hotel stands on the site of the former French Opera House, which stood from 1859 to 1919 when it was destroyed by a fire. During the sixty years of its existence, the French Opera House was the hub of cultural life and entertainment in New Orleans. Visitors can read more about the history of the French Opera House from the bronze plaque on the outside of the building facing Bourbon Street.