In Electra's rage aria "Tutte nel cor vi sent" she exercises a jealous fantasy in the form a Trojan Eggplant Skewer, meanwhile a storm rages as the Greek troupes return from the Trojan War. The troupes plea to the gods for mercy in "Pieta! Numi, Pieta!"
The Picnic Operetta is an annual harvest season tradition. Our adaptation of Mozart toured to community gardens and urban farms in August and September 2012. Directed by Scotty Reynolds with music director Marya Hart and Collaborating Chefs Nick Schneider and Chris Roberts, Set Designer Soozin Hirschmugl. Electra played by soprano Rachel Wandrei.