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    XERXES: A Comedy of Errors - An Opera in 2 Acts

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    February 15 - February 23, 2013


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    XERXES:  A Comedy of Errors - An Opera in 2 Acts

     Sea Change Theatre Company and Dramma per Musica present XERXES:  A Comedy of Errors

    An Opera in 2...

     Sea Change Theatre Company and Dramma per Musica present XERXES:  A Comedy of Errors

    An Opera in 2 Acts by George Frederic Handel
    Presented in a world-premiere English adaptation by Dramma per Musica

    February 15 & 16, 22 & 23 at 8pm

    Known for their innovative and imaginative productions, opera company Dramma per Musica joins Sea Change Theatre Company to present Xerxes: A Comedy of Errors. In this updated retelling of the classic tale about monarchs behaving badly, the action has been transported from Ancient Persia to present day Wall Street, in which a wealthy CEO makes a play for his younger brother's girlfriend. Add to this love triangle a scheming younger sister, a doting dad, a seriously overworked intern, and a surprise visitor from out of town, and you have a recipe for madcap comedy. Audiences will surely delight in the pairing of Handel's sprightly score with Dramma per Musica's witty new English translation.

    For more information, please contact us:  info@seachangetheatre.com or 978.500.3885

    This program is supported in part by a grant from the Beverly Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.


    Dane Street Church

    10 Dane Street
    Beverly, MA 01915

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    $15 - Adults, $12 - Students/Seniors


    General Day and Time Info:

    The house will open one-half hour before each performance.


    Phone: 978.500.3885


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    Ample parking at rear of building


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