2016-2017 Opera Theatre Guest Artists, Instructors, and Clinicians (additional guests TBA)

  • Susan Williams, soprano – UA; yoga classes for singers
  • Laurie Rogers, coach and conductor – Opera Saratoga, Dallas Opera, San Francisco Opera, Houston Grand Opera
  • Thomas Bagwell, coach – The Metropolitan Opera, Washington National Opera, Santa Fe Opera
  • Matthew von Redlich – stage combat
  • Keith Wolfe, General Director, Opera Birmingham; master class
  • Kristin Kenning – master class, Samford University
  • Lauren Carlton, actress – MFA candidate, Texas Tech University; UAOT Alum

2015-2016 Opera Theatre Guest Artists, Instructors, and Clinicians

  • Chuck Hudson, stage director – master classes
  • Lauren Carlton, actress, UAOT Alumna – “Shakespeare for Singers” workshop
  • Susan Williams, soprano – UA; yoga classes for singers
  • Evan Jones, baritone – Florida State University; recital and master class
  • Marcía Porter, soprano – Florida State University; recital
  • Valerie Trujillo, pianist – Florida State University; recital
  • Anna Hersey, soprano – Eastern New Mexico University; master class on Scandinavian diction
  • Stacy Searle, actress and director – Aurora University; master class; acting techniques
  • Elizabeth Bernhardt, actress, MFA candidate – UA; acting classes
  • Keith Wolfe, General Director, Opera Birmingham; master class
  • Maryann Kyle, soprano – University of Southern Mississippi; master classes
  • Loralee Songer, soprano – Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa; master class

 

“Do You Love Me” from Dirty Dancing, the finale of the show which followed a recreation of the Sull’ aria scene from the movie Shawshank Redemption

“Do You Love Me” from Dirty Dancing, the finale of the show REAL TO REEL which followed a recreation of the Sull’ aria scene from the movie Shawshank Redemption