February 22, 2019
DeSoto High School Auditorium
October 27, 2018, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In an ongoing effort to provide diverse entertainment opportunities for our residents and visitors, the DeSoto Arts Commission is pleased to host a benefit performance of Pépito presented by the Dallas Opera at the DeSoto Corner Theater located at 211 E. Pleasant Run Road, DeSoto, Texas on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 2pm.
Local inn hostess, Manuelita, has rejected the advances of rival, Vertigo, and her childhood friend, Miguel. Impressed by her loyalty to her fiancé, Pépito, Miguel agrees to take his place in the military so the couple can marry. However, a letter from Pépito presents stunning news for both Manuelita and Miguel! Learn who finally gets the girl in The Dallas Opera Performing Edition of Offenbach’s charming, one-act comedy. English Translation by Mary Dibbern. Based on the integral edition of the opera by Michael Kaye, sung in English.
Tickets for this benefit performance are $5 for Adult General Admission. Students are free.