Opera and Music Workshop to perform Nov. 17 and 18

November 5 2007

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. -- 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.

The first half of the program will feature scenes and ensembles from Porter’s “Kiss Me, Kate,” Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Carousel,” “Cinderella,” and “The Sound of Music” and Lerner and Leowe’s “My Fair Lady” and “Camelot.”

The second half of the program will include scenes from Mozart’s operas “The Magic Flute,” “The Marriage of Figaro,” “Cosi fan tutte, Idomeneo” and “The Abduction from the Seraglio,” Rossini’s “The Barber of Seville,” and Donizetti’s “The Elixir of Love.”

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 .

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Contact: Colleen Davis, ISU Music Department, (812) 237-2746 or cdavis18@isugw.indstate.edu

Writer: Paula Meyer, ISU Communications & Marketing (812) 237-3783, pmeyer4@isugw.indstate.edu

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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.

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