Family Opera: Massenet's "Cinderella"

The UCSC Opera presents its annual  production  for families with an English adaptation of Massenet's Cinderella. In partnership with the Watsonville branch of Santa Cruz County's El Sistema music education program, UCSC singers will present a 45-minute English adaptation of Massenet's Cendrillon (Cinderella). With a chorus of mice from Watsonville's Radcliffe Elementary School, and scenic design by Santa Cruz artist Dave Gardner, this production is a gift to the community. Massenet's ethereal score will delight audiences of all ages. 

Come early to meet the cast and color a coloring page in the lobby.

Sanguk Kim conducts. Sheila Willey directs. Colin Hannon accompanies on piano.

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Two performances:  11:00AM and 1:00PM. 
FREE for children.
$5 suggested donation for adults.  
Doors open 30 minutes before start time.
Buses and campus shuttles stop at Porter/Rachel Carson College. 
Vehicle parking is available at the Arts parking lot (lot 126). Permit $5 from attendant in lot.

Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Music Center Recital Hall
400 McHenry Road, Santa Cruz, California 95064

Event Type

Concerts & Performances

Invited Audience

Alumni, Faculty & Staff, Students, Prospective Students, General Public, Graduate Students


Arts & Culture


Arts Division, Music Department


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Matt O'Leary

Matt O'Leary left a positive review 2/16/2020

This production of Cindarella was a great introduction to opera for our 6 yo daughter... funny, well paced, and with quality music.