Marble City Opera Closes Its Season With Puccini's 'Suor Angelica'

May 30, 2019

Marble City Opera (MCO) concludes its 2018-2019 season, "Season of Women", with Puccini's heartbreaking one-act tragedy Suor Angelica. The story takes place in a covent and fittingly, MCO has set their production in the lovely courtyard at St. John's Cathedral in downtown Knoxville. The audience will meet about twenty nuns and will learn of one nun's intimate loss.

The gorgeous score by Puccini will be performed by an eighteen-piece orchestra, conducted by Allan R. Scott. James Marvel returns as stage director and MCO's Executive Director, Kathryn Frady, will sing the title role.

Performances are May 30th, 31st, and June 1st at 7:30pm. Tickets and information at