7:00 pm — 9:00 pm
Clare Burovac is the General and Artistic Director of the New Orleans Opera. Ms. Burovac, a professionally trained violinist, will talk about her exciting and unique career in music and what led to her becoming the first woman in New Orleans Opera history to hold its top position. The talk will include fascinating anecdotes about the role of the Opera in the city of New Orleans as well as its current work beyond the stage with programming in communities and schools. She will share a short, pre-recorded performance and this will be followed by time for Q and A.