Sandra Walden, director, Lyric Theatre, (319) 273-2353
Vicki Grimes, University Marketing & Public Relations, (319) 273-2761
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa School of Music will present 'Opera A La Carte: A Sampling of Operating 'Treats',' at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 29 at the Strayer-Wood Theatre. The performance is a compilation of scenes from numerous operas, including; 'Die Fledermaus,' by J. Strauss; 'Hansel and Gretel,' by Humperdinck; 'The Ballad of Baby Doe,' by Moore; 'Cosi fan tutte,' by Mozart; 'La Rondine,' by Puccini; and 'La Traviata,' by Verdi.
The concert is the culminating event of an opera workshop conducted by director Sandra Walden, who was a guest director for the Theatre UNI/UNI Lyric Theatre production of 'The Threepenny Opera,' earlier this season.
The cast features 23 UNI students including, (Name, from (Hometown).
Note: to obtain a list of the students, please contact the Office of University Marketing and Public Relatioins at 319-273-2761.