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Date | Thursday, September 8th, 6:30 – 8:30pm

Location | Fox Tech High School Football Field

Join us for the groundbreaking of Phase I of the San Pedro Creek Improvements Project featuring the first act of Las Fundaciones de Béjar: an original mythic opera that tells the story of the ancient legacy of San Pedro Creek. The opera, which has an expected runtime of 31 minutes, is backed by a 40-piece orchestra conducted by San Antonio Symphony Music Director Sebastian Lang-Lessing. The accompanying chorus is comprised of 24 professional singers and 16 children from the Children’s Chorus of San Antonio. Classical dancers from Ballet San Antonio and Native American Dancers from American Indians in Texas at the Spanish Colonial Missions will provide the visual, aesthetic interpretation of Santos’ vision with Opera San Antonio.

Featured Speakers:
Bexar County Judge Nelson W. Wolff
Bexar County Commissioner Pct. 2 Paul Elizondo
City of San Antonio Mayor Ivy R. Taylor
City of San Antonio Councilman Roberto C. Trevino

Thursday, September 8, 2016
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Fox Tech High School Football Field
701 North Flores, San Antonio, Texas 78205

You can read a Rivard Report article on the groundbreaking work here: http://therivardreport.com/san-pedro-creek-to-break-ground-with-opera-and-history/

You can find more details about the work and the project here: http://spcproject.org/groundbreaking/