Onstage: L'Orfeo

The Cincinnati Chamber Opera closes its season with Claudio Monteverdi’s late Renaissance/early Baroque opera L’Orfeo, based on the legend of Orpheus, his descent into Hades and his attempt to ret

The Cincinnati Chamber Opera closes its season with Claudio Monteverdi’s late Renaissance/early Baroque opera L’Orfeo, based on the legend of Orpheus, his descent into Hades and his attempt to return his bride Eurydice to the land of the living. The opera — in Italian with English subtitles — is presented in collaboration with the Cincinnati Early Music Festival and will feature 10 principal artists and a chamber ensemble of instruments. 


7 p.m. Friday and Saturday. $17 adults; $15 students/seniors. Christ Church Cathedral, 318 E. Fourth St., Downtown, cincinnatichamberopera.com.

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