Category Archives: Opera

Opera Theatre explores themes of piety in weekend performances

Missouri State’s award-winning troupe Opera Theatre will perform a double bill of operas this weekend at First and Calvary Presbyterian Church. Operas to be performed The group will perform the short operas, “Saint Thomas the Carpenter” and “Suor Angelica” in performances on

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Opera students to compete at National Opera Association’s convention in January

Missouri State opera students will get the chance compete at the National Opera Association’s 61st annual convention this year in the graduate division opera scenes competition. The convention will take place Jan. 6-10 in Indianapolis and focuses on “Heritage and

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Speed dating on agenda for Nov. 6 opera performance

Dr. Ann Marie Daehn will debut Michael Ching’s “Speed Dating Tonight!” Nov. 6 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 8 at 2:30 p.m. in Ellis Recital Hall. Admission is $5, which can be paid in advance online. Tickets will not be

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Music faculty gears up for year ahead

With new additions to the music department and interesting projects and concerts on the horizon, here is a preview for what to expect from the music faculty this year. This is only a partial list of the exciting news across

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Opera Theatre performs Strauss operetta at Savoy Ballroom

The Missouri State Opera Theatre will present “Die Fledermaus,” or “The Bat,” April 17 and 19 in the Savoy Ballroom on Commercial Street. The performances are open to the public and tickets can be purchased online. About the operetta “Die

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Opera students help MSU earn Presidential Honor Roll award

The service-learning efforts of students in music and theatre and dance have helped Missouri State earn a spot on the 2014 Presidential Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in the General Community Service category. Robberson Community School project Over 60 students in opera and theatre, as

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