Students from the vocal music program at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts will perform scenes from the operas of George Frideric Handel during a program called “Love & Betrayal” at 7 p.m. Oct. 24-25 in the Nims Black Box Theatre at NOCCA, 2800 Chartres St., New Orleans. Tickets are available for $10 at

These classical operatic scenes are full of passion and human emotion. During a reception after the performances, NOCCA families will sell refreshments.