Rio de Janeiro’s Municipal Theatre Announces 2018 Season Program

The season will begin on March 31st with Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No.2, also known as ‘The Resurrection’.

By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Municipal Theatre of Rio has announced its program for the 2018 season. The lineup includes Mahler’s Symphony No. 2, five ballets, five operas, three concert operas, two opéra-ballets, a classical concert, and also a special celebration of the Municipal Theatre’s 109th birthday.

Highlights of the program include Franz Lehár's ‘The Merry Widow’, translated by Millôr Fernandes and with a liberetto written by Miguel Falabella, who will be conducting in the Rio Municipal Theatre for the first time.

The season will begin on March . . .

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