Salome in Opera and on Film

Sunday, November 18, 2012
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm, UCLA Hammer Museum - Billy Wilder Theater

Hammer Presents

See below for additional information.


Free and open to the public.


UCLA Hammer Museum
(310) 443-7000


Additional Information

Co-presented with the UCLA Department of Music.

Inspired by the multi-faceted tale of the biblical figure Salome, this music and cinema event presents works ranging from the avant garde to high camp and from the scandalous to the sublime.

The program includes excerpts from Massenet’s Herodiade and Strauss’s Salome performed live, as well as selections from both the 1923 film 'Salome' starring silent film actress Alla Nazimova and the 1953 version with Charles Laughton as Herod.

In conjunction with A Strange Magic: Gustave Moreau’s Salome.

All Hammer public programs are free. Hammer members receive priority seating, subject to availability.

Reservations not accepted, RSVPs not required.

Parking is available under the museum for $3 for 3 hours.

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