April 22, 2011
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Add a high note to your Cleopatra experience
Discover more at Cincinnati Museum Center with a lecture and performance by Cincinnati Opera
CINCINNATI- Cincinnati Museum Center and Cincinnati Opera have teamed up to satisfy your craving for all things Egypt.
Whether you’ve seen Cleopatra: The Exhibition and just want more, or if you’re waiting for the perfect opportunity…mark your calendars for these upcoming events! Don’t forget to add on tickets to see Cleopatra and make a day of it.
Saturday, April 30 – Catch a sneak-peek of The Magic Flute when Cincinnati Opera brings Opera Redux: The Magic Flute to Cincinnati Museum Center’s Reakirt Auditorium. Tickets for this 50-minute family-friendly performance are $5 and can be purchased at the door, or in advance by calling the Opera’s box office at (513) 241-2742. Performances are at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
About The Magic Flute, coming to Cincinnati Opera July 27, 29 and 31
Steeped in mysticism and magic, Mozart’s majestic and playful 1791 opera follows Prince Tamino on a quest to rescue his beloved, the beautiful princess Pamina. With the wily birdcatcher Papageno by his side, Tamino endures trials of heart and mind to prove his worth and win her hand. Also featured are the gods Isis and Osiris and their magnificent wall of hieroglyphs.
Looking for the perfect date night? Cleopatra is open late from 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, last entry at 8 p.m. Visit www.cincymuseum.org or call (513) 287-7000 for more information and to purchase your Cleopatra: The Exhibition tickets today.
About Cincinnati Museum Center
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal is a nationally recognized institution as well as national historic landmark. Dedicated to sparking community dialogue, insight and inspiration, Museum Center was awarded the 2009 National Medal for Museum and Library Service. Our Union Terminal has been voted the nation’s 45th most important building by the American Institute of Architects. Organizations within Cincinnati Museum Center include the Cincinnati History Museum, Duke Energy Children’s Museum, the Museum of Natural History & Science, the Robert D. Lindner Family OMNIMAX® Theater and the Cincinnati Historical Society Library. Recognized as Forbes Traveler Magazine as the 17th most visited museum in the county, Cincinnati Museum Center welcomes one million plus visitors annually. Cincinnati Museum Center gratefully acknowledges operating and capital support from the taxpayers of Hamilton County and the State of Ohio. For more information, visit www.cincymuseum.org.