Newly formed Opera Niagara Inc. has announced the schedule of touring opera performances that it will bring to Shea's Performing Arts Center during its first season.
This schedule comes less than a week after the announcement of the company's formation.
The first performance will be the New York City Opera National Company's touring production of Rossini's comic masterpiece, "The Barber of Seville," on Feb. 15 at 7:30 p.m.
On March 12, Opera Niagara will bring the Teatro Lirico d'Europa's production of Puccini's final opera, "Turandot," to Shea's.
The season will conclude on March 19, with a touring production of the musical "Les Miserables," based on the classic Victor Hugo novel.
Subscription tickets for all three performances range from $62.50 to $125.50, with single tickets running from $17 up to $47.50. For information about ticket purchases, call 847-0850.