La Cenerentola http://wrti.org en LA Opera On WRTI: Rossini's LA CENERENTOLA (Cinderella), August 17th at 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/la-opera-wrti-rossinis-la-cenerentola-cinderella-august-17th-1-pm <p>In her impoverished stepfather's castle, a kindhearted girl dreams of escaping the tyranny of her vain stepsisters. When the prince announces that he will choose his bride at a glamorous ball, she seizes the opportunity to take control of her own destiny.</p><p>Rossini's warmhearted retelling of the Cinderella story is a delightfully romantic comedy, brought to life by the dazzling vocal fireworks of an exciting young cast. James Conlon conducts. <strong>Saturday, August 17, 1 to 4 pm.</strong></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 20:53:16 +0000 WRTI Staff 6341 at http://wrti.org LA Opera On WRTI: Rossini's LA CENERENTOLA (Cinderella), August 17th at 1 PM