Charles Affron: Wagner at the Met, 1908-1941

Thursday, October 12, 2017, 7:30 pm
Goethe-Institut
1990 K Street, NW, Suite 3 (enter on 20th Street, lower level)
Metro to Farragut West (Orange, Blue, and Silver Lines) or Farragut North (Red Line)

Charles Affron is Professor Emeritus of French Literature at New York University. He and his wife, Mirella Jona Affron, are the authors of Grand Opera: The Story of the Met. The lecture, illustrated with audio-visual clips, has been enthusiastically received by the Boston and New York Wagner Societies.

Free and open to the public, but reservations are required. RSVP online here or call 703-370-1923.