RAPIDS OPERA THEATRE
The Mikado by Gilbert & Sullivan—new production
Young Artist Production
June 19, 20 & 21 2014 at Brucemore on the Lawn
Tickets available from Brucemore: 319-362-7375 or brucemore.org
Carmen Video Trailer, January 2014 Production:
EARLIER THIS SEASON:
Thursday September 19, 2013 at CSPS
Sponsored by Bankers Trust
We kicked off the 16th
Season with local radio personalities Dennis Green and Scott Schulte & special
guest “Carmen Merengue” in a hilarious original, musical spoof of CR
Opera’s 16th season!
Carmen by Bizet – new production
Friday January 17 at 8pm & Sunday January 19
at 2pm at Paramount Theatre with Orchestra Iowa
Sponsored by CRST, Rockwell Collins, United Fire
Group, Myron & Esther Wilson
Sung in French with
mezzo soprano, Janara Kellerman, in
the title role
Conducted by Daniel Kleinknecht; Stage direction by Bill Ferrara
Free pre-opera curtain
talks 1 hour prior to performances.
Live Broadcast by Iowa Public Radio (Sunday matinee)
"CARMEN: Assembling the Pieces to
Make a Production"
A Coe College Adult Forum Featuring Carmen conductor,
stage director, set & costume designers.
Thursday, January 16 at
January 19 at 11:30am-1pm
Sponsored by The Anderson
Group at Morgan Stanley
A special brunch in the Paramount Theatre’s Encore Lounge with tapas
and bloody mary bar along with tunes from our Young Artists, with an onstage, up-close and personal look at the set with a Director. .