November 5 2007
The first half of the program will feature scenes and ensembles from PorterÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Kiss Me, Kate,Ã¢â‚¬Â Rodgers and HammersteinÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“Carousel,Ã¢â‚¬Â Ã¢â‚¬Å“Cinderella,Ã¢â‚¬Â and Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Sound of MusicÃ¢â‚¬Â and Lerner and LeoweÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“My Fair LadyÃ¢â‚¬Â and Ã¢â‚¬Å“Camelot.Ã¢â‚¬Â
The second half of the program will include scenes from MozartÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s operas Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Magic Flute,Ã¢â‚¬Â Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Marriage of Figaro,Ã¢â‚¬Â Ã¢â‚¬Å“Cosi fan tutte, IdomeneoÃ¢â‚¬Â and Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Abduction from the Seraglio,Ã¢â‚¬Â RossiniÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Barber of Seville,Ã¢â‚¬Â and DonizettiÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Elixir of Love.Ã¢â‚¬Â
The Opera and Music Theater Workshop, a select 14-member ensemble of graduate and undergraduate vocal music majors, is presented by Colleen Davis, stage director; Mark Carlisle, music director; with accompaniment by Andrea Marlow.
The program is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the music department at (812) 237-2771 or visit the department\'s web site at http://www.indstate.edu/music .
Contact: Colleen Davis, ISU Music Department, (812) 237-2746 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Writer: Paula Meyer, ISU Communications & Marketing (812) 237-3783, email@example.com
The Indiana State University Opera and Music Theater Workshop will present an evening of scenes from the operas of Mozart, Rossini and Donizetti, and from the musicals of Cole Porter, Rodgers and Hammerstein and Lerner and Leowe on Saturday, Nov. 17 and Sunday, Nov. 18 beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the Center for the Performing and Fine Arts Recital Hall.