Luigi Boccia will thrill audiences with his artistry on May 3 and May 5th in Ridge Light Opera’s OPERAgious!! 2013, Luigi Boccia and Friends. Opera News recently praised him for a “ravishing performance of des Grieux’s Le Reve from Manon, featuring a stunning decrescendo of the type we seldom hear these days” and called him “a name to watch: he has vocal star quality to burn.”. Mr. Boccia will be joined by vocalists Chelsea Friedlander, Greg Voinier, Jamie Baer Peterson, Denise Mihalik, Alex Corson, John Lamb, and pianist Mary Pinto performing favorite operatic selections and more.
This fully staged concert will be performed Friday May 3rd at 8pm at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 140 Finley Avenue, Basking Ridge NJ and Sunday May 5th at 2pm at Grace Episcopal Church, 4 Madison Avenue, Madison NJ. There is no Saturday performance. Tickets ($25 general admission, $20 seniors 65+, $10 college students and younger) may be purchased at ridgelightopera.org/buytix.html or by calling 908-903-0701.