Milwaukee Opera Theatre (MOT) and the Carroll University Department of Visual and Performing Arts transform the Otteson and Humphrey buildings into an enchanted garden, where each path leads to a different experience, and unknown treasures hide in unexpected corners.|
Featuring performances of:
*THE CRAWLING DOVE, a chamber opera by Joel Boyd
EXCERPTS FROM ORPHEUS AND EURIDICE, a song cycle by Ricky Ian Gordon
*EURYDICE, a song cycle by Nathan Wesselowski
*GO TO HADES, an original student production by Danny Brylow and Joanna Kerner.
* Commissioned by Milwaukee Opera Theatre.
Two Performances Only!
Friday, January 24 at 7:00 PM
Saturday, January 25 at 3:00 PM
There will be a pre-show discussion with casts and composers before the January 25 performance.
Carroll University Otteson Theatre
238 North East Avenue
Waukesha WI 53186
Each performance in the festival is less than 30 minutes.
The entire festival takes 2.5 hours to enjoy.
The Stories and the Storytellers:
THE CRAWLING DOVE
Stage Direction: Jill Anna Ponasik
Music Direction: Motoaki Kashino
Eurydice: Heidi Boyd
Orpheus: Nathan Wesselowski
Aristaeus: Doug Clemons
East Side Chamber Players: Becky Schulz, Violin; Tom Dentici, Viola; Marie Warren, Cello; Aliscia Benetti, Bass; Tatiana Pearson, Flute; Laura Hilt, Clarinet; Sarah Pulfer, Horn
EXCERPTS FROM ORPHEUS AND EURIDICE
Stage Direction: James Zager
Music Direction: Maggie Rebers
Voice: Ruth Brown
Clarinet: Jon Lovas
Dancer/Choreographer: Catey Ott Thompson
Music Direction: Colleen Schmidt
Soprano 1: Julianne Frey
Soprano 2: Teresa Gracyalny
GO TO HADES
Stage Direction: Danny Brylow
Music Direction: Joanna Kerner
Cast of Carroll University Students: Sarah Bennett, Lizzy Brown, Abby Hess, Bryan Lapaz, Becky Linning, Missy Ljujic, & Carly Sauer
Carroll University Otteson Theatre (View)
238 N East Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|