Enoch Arden Musical Performance
Performed by Melina Kalomas and Sonya Lee


Be swept away by an evening of music and storytelling with the magical Richard Strauss setting of Alfred Lord Tennyson’s poignant narrative poem, Enoch Arden, for piano and narrator.  

Join us for a very special performance beneath GraySea, our juvenile Gray Whale skeleton inside Samueli Hall.  The Ocean Institute is the perfect setting for this tale about Enoch Arden, a fisherman turned merchant sailor who sailed into misfortune.  

Special thanks to 24 carrots catering for their generous support of this event.

Date:   Thursday, June 23, 2016

Time:  6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

General Admission: $75/person

Members: $45/person  (Members must use their member id as the promo code to receive member pricing.)

Eventbrite - Enoch Arden Performance at the Ocean Institute with Sonya Lee and Melina Kalomas

Buy your tickets early and use promo code “GraySea” to take $20 off the ticket price!  

We will be serving hors d’oeuvres, beer, and wine before the performance and during intermission.  Please come and enjoy.  Doors open at 6:30 PM, performance begins at 7 PM. 

About the performers:

Sonya Lee

Pianist Sonya Lee has performed as a soloist at world-renowned concert halls throughout the U.S and abroad including Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall, Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center, Create Center Hall in Osaka, Japan, and the Salle des Colonnes in France. Ms. Lee is a graduate of The Juilliard School where she was the student of pianists Emanuel Ax and Oxana Yablonskaya.

Melina Kalomas

Stunning vocalist and actress Melina Kalomas is a graduate of The Carnegie Mellon School of Drama and has performed at major theaters around the globe including LA’s Pantages Theater, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, the Cadillac Palace Theater in Chicago, and the Boston Opera House.

As a duo, Ms. Kalomas and Ms. Lee have dazzled and delighted audiences with a diverse repertoire that spans classical, jazz, musical theater, and French chansons.