The Cameron University Department of Music will present "Fill Every Cup and Come Celebrate!”, a selection of famous opera scenes performed by students enrolled in the university's Opera Workshop. Performances will take place on Friday and Saturday, October 10-11, at 7:30 p.m. in the McCutcheon Recital Hall. Admission is limited to the first 80 patrons. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students 18 and younger; CU students, faculty and staff are admitted free with CU ID. The performances are sponsored by the Southwest Oklahoma Opera Guild, which will host a reception following Friday's performance. To reserve a seat, call 581-2440.
Scenes to be performed include selections from Mozart’s “Don Giovanni,” “Così fan tutte” and “Die Zauberflöte”;Donizetti’s “Don Pasquale,” “Lucia di Lammermoor” and L’elisir d’amore”; Bizet’s “Carmen”; Humperdinck’s “Haensel und Gretel”; and “Dido and Aeneas” by Henry Purcell. The performances are directed by Patrick Callaghan, Temporary Instructor of Music, with piano accompaniment provided by Yiuka Chan-Spannagel.
Students performing are Haleigh Adams, Nathan Butler, Thomas Hudson, Chelsea Jenkins, Peter Macias, Stacia Martel, Prudence Rivera, Jose Rodriguez, Keith Sahr, Natasha Snavely, Lawton; Aly Hays, Marlow; Kirk Prucha, Duncan; and Alyssa Yates, Elgin.
September 30, 2014