The Beth El Seniors of Beth El Synagogue in East Windsor announces its Summer Opera Programme entitled “Shakespeare and the Opera”. The event will take place on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 3:00 pm, with light refreshments to be served after the performance. Musical selections from Ambroise Thomas’ Hamlet, Vincenzo Bellini’s I Capulette I Montecchi, Giuseppe Verdi’s Macbeth, Falstaff and Otello, Otto Nicolai’s Merry Wives of Windsor, Nicola Vaccai’s Giulietta E Romeo, and Charles Gounod’s Romeo Et Juliette. Performers include David Hobbs, tenor, Cecillia Chaisson, soprano, and Dora Schnur, soprano, all members of Bel Canto Lyric Opera of Philadelphia. Others are Maroush Nigon, mezzo and special guest artist, Mark Cotton, baritone. Pianist for the afternoon is Joseph Krupa. Admission is $5.00 a person. To RSVP, call Beth El Synagogue office at 609-443-4454. Checks due by July 23rd, made out to Beth El Seniors, and should be sent to Beth El Seniors, c/o Beth El Synagogue, 50 Maple Stream Road, East Windsor, NJ, 08520.