Carolyn Kuan (pictured) leads the Hartford Symphony Orchestra and eight vocalists from Yale in a jam-packed operatic program, presenting semi-staged scenes from such opera favorites as Puccini's La Bohème, Verdi's La Traviata, Mozart's Overture to Le Nozze di Figaro, Wagner's Overture to Der fliegende Holländer and Offenbach's Overture to Orpheus in the Underworld. Students get in for only $10 (with I.D.).
HSO Masterworks Series: Magna Opera, Nov. 10-13, $10-$70.50, Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, (860) 987-5900, bushnell.org.
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