Taste of Opera: Macbeth


Enhance your opera-going experience with a Taste of Opera – a delicious pre-show dinner and relaxed conversation with experts from the world of opera. Leave the logistics to us and enjoy an all-inclusive evening out!

Tuesday, January 28, 2014


1806 St Clair Ave

St Paul, MN 55105


Classical MPR’s John Birge hosts this Taste of Opera, an engaging look at Macbeth with special guests Music Director Michael Christie and musicologist Peter Mercer-Taylor, Associate Professor at University of Minnesota. Dinner, opera tickets and transportation between Scusi and Ordway Center are included in the price of the event.

The cozy dining room at Scusi is the perfect excuse for a midweek double date, girls’ night out or just a chance to meet new friends who love food, wine, culture and conversation – no logistics required!

Programming is subject to change.


Dinner and Program


Transportation to Ordway
345 Washington St. St Paul, MN 55102


Macbeth performance
Return transportation provided immediately following the opera.


Scusi has created a wonderful menu for this special evening:


First Course

Apple Chutney
Walnut Shortbread
Cline Cashmere, Sonoma

Second Course

Beef and Balsamic Brasato
Baby Carrots
Ferrari-Carano Siena, Sonoma


Blood Orange Panne Cotta
Lamberti Prosecco, Veneto




Tickets are $85 per person (includes opera tickets valued up to $190, dinner with wine and transportation, all gratuities included). Want to come to the event, but already have opera tickets? Add dinner and transportation for just $55. To order call Minnesota Opera Ticket Office Associate Sarah Fowler at 612-342-9563, M-F 10am through 6pm. Please reserve your tickets no later than January 27, 2014.