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About this show

Gounod's version of the age-old battle between good and evil is a treasure chest of glorious arias, gorgeous duets, and stirring choruses and ensembles. The production will take place in contemporary times, giving the powerful story a new and vibrant immediacy. Faust, jaded and lonely, has sold his soul to the devil in exchange for eternal youth. The innocent Marguerite becomes the pawn in this satanic deal, and she loses everything, including her sanity, as the plot unfolds. This production will offer a new dénouement to the story that is sure to make you experience this opera as you never have before.

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Lyric Opera House, Washington, DC