Opera Workshop opens March 3

SUMMARY What is it? The Opera Workshop occurs in the spring and serves as a voice-training course. This year, it is an ensemble. When is it? Performances open to the public March 3 and March 4 at 7-p.m. How much is it? There is no ticket charge for MSU staff and students. General admission … [Read more...]

Opera Workshop students to perform Keillor one-act

As part of the music department's Opera Workshop, eight students will perform the one-act opera The Old Man Who Loved Cheese, based on a book by Garrison Keillor, in Akin Auditorium March 4-5."Garrison Keillor is one of the best comedic writers of his generation," director Dale Heidebrecht said. "He … [Read more...]

The show must go on: Vocal performance students put on review despite setbacks

The show must go on: Vocal performance students put on review despite setbacks from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. Twelve vocal performance majors performed "Some Enchanted Evening," a review of Rogers and Hammerstein songs from musicals such as "The Sound of Music" and "Oklahoma," on March 6 - 7 in … [Read more...]

Opening night for opera

Art has many forms, and can be expressed in many different ways. On Friday night, in Akin auditorium, the department of music expressed their love of art through a showing of “The marriage of Figaro,” an opera written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The play opened with a beautiful solo piano piece, … [Read more...]