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DC An Evening of Monteverdi

  • Terrace Theater, The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 2700 F Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20566 United States (map)

Our season opens on October 24 with An Evening of Monteverdi featuring Il Combattimento di Tancredi et Clorinda and other works by Claudio Monteverdi, featuring, among other artists, the Opera Lafayette debut of three young luminaries of the early music scene – lutenist Thomas Dunford, harpsichordist Jean Rondeau, and mezzo-soprano Lea Désandre.

The performance will be approximately one hour and twenty-five mintues, with a fifteen minute intermission.

Free pre-performance discussion with Artistic Director Ryan Brown and Thomas Dunford, guest musical director and archlutenist at 6:30 p.m. in the North Atrium, on the same floor as the Terrace Theater.

Tickets available at: and are also available at the Kennedy Center Box Office, by phone (202) 467-4600 and on our website For all other ticket-related customer service inquiries, call the Advance Sales Box Office at (202) 416-8540.