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Merola Opera Program presents "If I Were You" Opera on the Couch 

When: Sun., Aug. 4, 5-7 p.m. 2019
Phone: 415-864-3330
Email: info@merola.org
Price: FREE
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San Francisco’s acclaimed Merola Opera Program will present the first opera commissioned in the Program’s 62-year history, the world premiere of "If I Were You" by distinguished American composer Jake Heggie and noted librettist Gene Scheer. Opera on the Couch provides a forum where psychoanalytic insights deepen the meaning and experience of opera. Our discussion of "If I Were You" will occur immediately after the show on Sunday, August 4, when the immediate visceral experience of music, drama and spectacle will enliven a fuller and deeper understanding of the emotional and psychological aspects of the work .

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