So…what happens if you are an underage Opera hopeful and it is summer and there’s nothing happening on this side of the ocean and school is out for the summer and your voice teacher or your conducting coach is out of town? Or……….what if you are just an Opera fan and you need an additional shot of Mozart or Donizetti or Offenbach or Milhaud? For free!
Then CCM Opera Bootcamp is just what you need. For further information on enrollment stay tuned for further announcements ON THIS BLOG.
An intense and dynamic program led by Mark Gibson and Amy Johnson designed to develop career skills for conductors, singers and aspiring opera coaches. During the three-week program, students will mount a fully staged production of Don Pasquale, with Metropolitan Opera veteran and faculty mentor Vernon Hartman in the title role, as well as fully-staged with orchestra double bill of Milhaud’s Le pauvre matelot and Offenbach’s L’lle de Tulipatan, plus one program of fully-staged with orchestra scenes & arias, all with orchestra, all in original languages. All in three weeks!
7:00 p.m. Thursday, July 26
MOZART SCENES AND ARIAS at the Cohen Family Studio Theater. Free and open to the public
7:00 p.m. Saturday, July 28
Darius Milhaud’s Le pauvre Matelot and Jacques Offenbach’s L’Ile de Tulipatan at the Cohen Family Studio Theater. Free and open to the public.
4 p.m. Sunday, July 29
Gaettano Donizetti’s DON PASQUALE in Corbett Auditorium. Free and open to the public