Opera and Musical Theatre Workshop, MUS 147.001  (1.5 Cr.)

Performance of works for the stage from the operatic and musical theatre repertoires. Attention both to solo and ensemble singing. Includes both class and coaching. Course concludes with a staged public performance. As needed, sections for opera and musical theater may be offered; students may take one, the other, or both. Prerequisite: audition or permission of the instructors. May be repeated for credit.

Lisa Weiss, lweiss@goucher.edu

Jennifer Blades, jenniferablades.1@gmail.com


Opera and Musical Theatre Workshop Spring Performance
Tuesday, April 18, and Wednesday, April 19, 8:00 p.m., Merrick Lecture Hall

Opera and Musical Theatre presents Puccini's one-act opera, Suor Angelica. The opera will be performed in Italian with English supertitles, and will be stage directed by Jennifer Blades with musical direction by Lisa Weiss. The story is one of loss and repentance, and is the middle opera of Puccini's Il trittico (The Tripych). Senior Charlotte Khuner will perform the role of Suor Angelica.