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Callas in Concert

Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts UConn

Thursday • November 8

Clock Icon 7:30 PM
Money Icon $15 - $45
Location Icon Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts UConn
2132 Hillside Rd., Unit 3104
Storrs, CT 06269
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Event Details

Callas in Concert

with a Live Symphony

Why don't we die in the digital age?: a dialogue about technology, bodies, death, holograms, and Maria Callas 

Wed, Nov 7, 4:30-6:00 pm  |  Reception to follow
UConn Humanities Institute Conference Room, Babbidge Library, 4th floor
Panel discussion is free and open to the public 

Joseph Auner - Austin Fletcher Professor of Music and Dean of Academic Affairs for Arts and Sciences, Tufts University
Evan Selinger - Professor of Philosophy, Rochester Institute of Technology; Senior Fellow, Future of Privacy Forum
Gary Shoefield - Executive Vice President of Content Development, Base Entertainment

Heather Elliott-Famularo - Donna Krenicki Professor of Design and Digital Media and Head of Department of Digital Media and Design, University of Connecticut

Thurs, Nov 8, 7:30 pm
Concert Talk 6:45 pm in the Jorgensen Gallery by Dr. Heather DeSavage

Forty years ago, the opera world lost a legend. Now Maria Callas returns to the stage through the use of ground-breaking holographic technology, confirming her immortality to astonished opera fans all over the world. The program will include arias by Rossini, Gounod, Verdi, Bizet, Puccini, Bellini, and more. 

Callas in Concert was featured on 

CBS Sunday Morning


read/watch it here 

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