TERRE HAUTE —
The Indiana State University Opera and Music Theater Workshop will present two evenings of scenes from famous operas beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday in the Recital Hall of the Landini Center for Performing and Fine Arts at Seventh and Chestnut Streets.
The performances will include duets from Beethoven’s “Fidelio,” Donizetti’s “Elixir of Love” and Douglas Moore’s American opera, “The Ballad of Baby Doe.” Larger scenes
performed will be quartets from Gounod’s “Faust” and Verdi’s “Rigoletto,” and the women’s quintet from “The Ballad of
Costumes and properties for the performance are provided by the Indiana State University theater department. The workshop is a select ensemble of Indiana State singers with previous and current solo vocal training, conducted by Mark Carlisle and with stage direction by Colleen Davis. Larysa Tudorica, pianist, and Sarah Kendall, graduate assistant, assist with the group.
The workshop is free and open to the public. For more information, call the ISU School of Music at 812-237-2771.