Thursday, April 19, 2018
Performing Arts Center 016 - Choir Room
Western Washington University’s Opera Studio Presents L'enfant et les sortilèges by Maurice Ravel & Lucrezia by William Bolcom Directed by Heather Dudenbostel Musical Direction by Mark Davies-Early April 19, 20, 21 at 7:30 p.m. April 22 at 2 p.m. Tickets: $16 general | $13 faculty & staff | $5 students Join us for an evening of contemporary one-act operas, beginning with Maurice Ravel's L'enfant et les sortilèges (The Child and the Spells). The piece was crafted for young audiences, but its timeless coming-of-age themes and musical depth stir children of all ages. The second half of the evening will feature the Northwest premiere of William Bolcom's naughty comedic opera Lucrezia. You will no doubt leave giggling and tempted to tango your way out! WWU Spring Opera Company Heather Dudenbostel, Director Mark Davies-Early, Music Director Teylor Lowe, Stage Manager Andrew Holland, Set & Costume Designer DeLisle Merrill, Costume Designer Lena Pulve, Properties Designer Savannah LeCornu, Lighting Designer Gabi Gilbride, Assist. Director and Choreographer Bellamy Ridinger, Assist. Director Jason Hamann, Assistant Director Shachaf Zahavy-Mittelman, Assistant Stage Manager Cori Battaglia Jonica Beatie Jacob Bernado Sam Brown Andrew Christianson Ally Coburn Luke Dooley Sarah Edmonds Julian Fajardo Elizabeth Feeney Anne Fields Rebecca Fitzgerald Jesse Floyd Robert Frederiksen Eoghan Gormley Sonya Herrera-Perez Clara Johnson Ethyn McLaughlin Terence Mejos Olivia Pedroza Namarea Randolph-Yosea Christina Rubenstein Elizabeth Schoen Kyle Sholinder Olivia Sutherland Mac Wright Lauren Zinke L'enfant et les sortilèges is produced by arrangement with Boosey & Hawkes, Inc. , Sole Agent in the U.S., Canada and Mexico for Durand S.A. Editions Musicales, publisher and copyright owner.