The Sinister Side of Opera, Part II
October 27 • Opera Workshop
It’s B-A-A-A-C-K! The second installment of Loyola’s popular Halloween concert, “The Sinister Side of Opera,” will feature 38 Opera Workshop voice students with guest artists Greer Grimsley, Irini Kyriakidou, Claire Shackleton Melissa Marshall, Tyler Smith, and Betsy Uschkrat. Opera has it all - ghosts, fairies, a witch, zombies, a masquerade ball, a poisonous flower, a séance gone wrong, and the usual magic, murder and mayhem! You’ll enjoy tricks and treats galore in opera excerpts by Mozart, Bizet, Corigliano, Britten, Falla, Weill, Floyd, Gilbert & Sullivan , Delibes, Humperdinck, Verdi, Menotti, Bernstein, Offenbach and Donizetti. Stage direction by Irini Kyriakidou. Music direction by pianist Carol Rausch.