There is sure to be lots of laughter—and a few tears—as voice students present scenes from famous operas at the West Virginia University Creative Arts Center, Nov. 9-12.

Directed by Robert Thieme, who is head of WVU Opera Theatre, performances in the Antoinette Falbo Theatre begin at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday through Saturday, Nov. 9-11, and 3:15 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 12.

The students will perform scenes from: “Cenerentola” (Cinderella) by Gioachino Rossini; “Der Rosenkavalier” (The Knight of the Rose) by Richard Strauss; “Carmen” by Georges Bizet; “Street Scene” by Kurt Weill; “Don Giovanni” by Wolfgang Mozart; and “The Fiddler on the Roof” by Jerry Bock.

Students performing include Joshua Stubbs, Chris Toeller, Winston Sullivan, Julie Kremm, Natalie Shaffer, Cynthia Ortiz-Bartley, Callie Merz, Sharon Lankford, Sarah Nale, Sarah Plata, Nicoletta Ciampa, Aaron Scarberry, Sam Viggiano, Chelsea Carmella and Terri Parlett.

For more information, contact the College of Creative Arts at (304) 293-4359.


CONTACT: Charlene Lattea, College of Creative Arts

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