2022-2023 Season

 

All productions below are in Bryant-Jordan Hall
285 Kilgore Lane, on the UA Campus.

** NEW THIS YEAR:  ADMISSION IS FREE FOR ALL PERFORMANCES,
WITH A PAY-WHAT-YOU-WILL “FAMOUS GOLD PLATE” COLLECTION OF
CASH OR CHECK BEFORE OR AFTER THE PERFORMANCE.

Thank you to the UA Opera Guild for the ability to offer this to the campus and community.

 

O U R   S E A S O N 

THE GONDOLIERS

Music by Sir Arthur Sullivan
Libretto by Sir William Gilbert

Thursday, September 29, 2022 at 7:30
Friday, September 30, 2022 at 7:30
Sunday, October 2, 2022 at 3:00

Director and Producer – Paul Houghtaling
Co-Director and Stage Manager – Laura Pritchard
Music Director and Conductor – Scott Santoro
Costume Design – Andrew Haueter
Scenic Design and Construction – Randy, Teresa, and Austin Smith
Lighting Design – David Jones

PLEASE NOTE – This will be a semi-cabaret style, audience-interactive production. 
Limited seating.  Early arrival strongly suggested.

 

 

AMAHL AND THE NIGHT VISITORS

Music and Libretto by Gian Carlo Menotti

Sunday, December 11, 2022 at 3:00 pm

Director – Laura Pritchard
Assistant Director – TBA
Producer – Paul Houghtaling
Music Director and Conductor – John Robertson
Scenic Design and Supervision – Marla Moss
Costume Design and Supervision – Andrew Haueter
Lighting Design – TBA

 

 

GIANNI SCHICCHI

Music by Giacomo Puccini
Libretto by Giovacchino Forzano

Thursday, March 2, 2023 at 7:30
Friday, March 3, 2023 at 7:30
Sunday, March 5, 2023 at 3:00

    ** Special Bonus:  Each performance of Puccini’s one-act opera will be preceded
by a different student-directed, one-soloist monodrama.

Director (Puccini) and Producer – Paul Houghtaling
Assistant Directors – Laura Pritchard and TBA
Additional Directors – TBA
Music Director and Conductor – TBA
Scenic, Costume, and Lighting Design – TBA

 

 

SCENIC VENTURES

Student produced and direction scenes, micro-operas; devised theater pieces – TBA

Sunday afternoon, March 26, 2023 at 3:00

 

 

ONE NIGHT ONLY!
Annual Evening of jazz, pop, and Broadway Favorites

With the UA Opera Jazz Band, Rob Alley, Director

Tuesday, April 4, 2023 at 7:30