Roméo et Juliette  is an opera on five acts by Charles Gounod to a French libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré, based on The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare.   It was first performed at the Théâtre Lyrique, Paris on April 27, 1867. This opera is notable for a series of four duets for the main characters and the waltz song “Je veux vivre” for the soprano.
 

Dublin Library is pleased to host an “OperaLive!” performance by Livermore Valley Opera, which will be presenting principal singers performing selections from its forthcoming production of Charles Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette

This program will start promptly at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 7th, in the Dublin Library Community Room.

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