When: Wed., Sept. 24, 7:30 p.m. 2008
The five-piece band consists of a string quartet and two vocalists bring opera into the 21st century by transforming famous arias from the world's most renowned operas into majestic rock anthems, performed at full length and in the original languages. Using influences from rock giants of yesteryear combined with its own contemporary spin on classic melodies, East Village appeals to progressive rock fans as well as opera devotees. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 208-732-6288 or go online to www.csi.edu/artsontour.
Price: $29 adults; $21 children