Introducing the 2018-2019 Season

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Back for Another Season:
"In the Know"

Opera Music Director Stephen Dubberly gives a free pre-performance lecture for opera ticket holders 45 minutes before each performance

Eat, Drink and be Merry ticket option: 
Top ticket price includes wine and desserts or other goodies served throughout the performance.  Check with Box Office for more details.

 

 

Janáček’s The Cunning Little Vixen (Příhody lišky Bystroušky)

Full production performed in English with the UNT Symphony Orchestra

Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.

Friday, November 9, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 3:00 p.m.

Lyric Theater, Murchison Performing Arts Center

Additional performance: Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. for the UNT Czech Festival

Plus a tour of scenes from the opera in Czech for the Czech Educational Foundation of Texas December 3-9, 2018 

 

Mozart’s Così fan tutte 

Concert performance sung in Italian with orchestra

Friday, January 18, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.

Lyric Theater, Murchison Performing Arts Center

 

Directors’ Scenes Program

Excerpts directed by graduate students in the Opera Stage Directing Class

Performed in various languages with piano accompaniment

Monday, January 28, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

 

Two One-Act Operas:

Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi and Roussel’s Le testament de la tante Caroline  

Performed in Italian and French with the UNT Concert Orchestra 

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Friday, March 1, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 2, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.

Lyric Theater, Murchison Performing Arts Center

 

Rodgers and Hammerstein Revue

Performed in English with piano

Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Friday, April 5, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 6, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.

Lyric Theater, Murchison Performing Arts Center

 

The Operas of Frank Pesci

Concert performance with piano and small chamber ensemble

Selections of the following operas:

The System of Soothing (An Opera in Three Scenes after “The System of Dr. Tarr and Prof. Fether” by Edgar Allan Poe)

Royal Flush (A comic opera in one act for five women and piano)

Trade (An offbeat baseball-themed romantic comedy)

Cafeteria Rusticana (Mad-Libretto Arias and a Scene)

Friday, April 26, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

Lyric Theater, Murchison Performing Arts Center