Fall 2024 Opera Appreciation Course

Ten Tuesday Afternoons
September 3 - November 5, 2024


The focus of the fall class will be on operas to be presented by the Metropolitan Opera Live in HD, NC Opera, Washington National Opera, Houston Grand Opera, and Jewish opera singers during the 2024-2025 season.

Instructor Margie Satinsky

Margie Satinsky is a long-time opera lover who has attended more than 200 performances in the United States and Europe. She has taught opera appreciation classes since 2012, both independently and through OLLI at Duke. Her classes have focused on Highlights of the Metropolitan Opera Live in HD, Russian opera, a Tribute to Black Opera Singers, In a Different Voice (different voice types), and other special topics. Margie is a founder and President of the Triangle Wagner Society.

About this Website

The website will contain links to the music we will hear and other background information on each opera.

Questions and Additional Information

Please contact Instructor Margie Satinsky with questions and requests for additional information: margiesatinsky@icloud.com; (919) 383-5998 (home/work), or (919) 812-2235 (cell/text).