Dr. Anne Foradori
UNK Department of Music and Performing Arts, 308.865.8610
UNK– University of Nebraska at Kearney Opera Workshop students will perform scenes from a selection of famous operas on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 13-14.
The performances, which are presented as part of the Opera Workshop course at UNK, will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday and at 3 p.m. on Sunday in the Fine Arts Recital Hall, located in the UNK Fine Arts Building.
According to Dr. Anne Foradori, UNK music and performing arts professor, the opera content is appropriate for school-age children to adults. Both performances are free and open to the public.
The scenes performed are from several different composers’ operas including W.A. Mozart, Jules Massenet, Johann Strauss Jr. and Lee Hoiby.
UNK students in the performances are listed below, alphabetically by hometown:
BERTRAND– Calli Samuelson
HILDRETH– Amaryah Fritz
JUNIATA– Addison Heeren
KEARNEY– Katherine Ridder
LINCOLN– Nate Rocke
MCCOOK– JoanAnn Blomstedt
OGALLALA– Lauren Rudolph
PLATTSMOUTH– Shelby Smith
VALLEY– Brandy Besch
OUT OF STATE
GOODLAND– Jillian Parker