HU music department to present ‘The Marriage of Figaro’

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2014-05-09
HUNTINGTON, Ind. — The Huntington University music department will present “The Marriage of Figaro,” an opera, at 5 p.m. May 10 in the Studio Theatre in the Merillat Centre for the Arts. The production includes nine student performers.

Performers include:

Haley Glinz, a junior music major from Spring Arbor, Mich., as Susanna.

Osvaldo Gil, a sophomore choral education major from Indianapolis, Ind., as Figaro.

Jacob Smith, a senior choral education major from Berne, Ind., as Count Almaviva.

Brittany Blazier, a senior choral education major from Ossian, Ind., as Countess Almaviva.

Alyssa Kissell, a sophomore choral education major from Huntington, Ind., as Cherubino.

Taylor Lahr, a freshman choral education major from Markle, Ind., as Barbarina.

Alexandria Witzig, a freshman music performance major from Ossian, Ind., as Marcellina.

Stephen Planalp, a senior theatre performance major from Colombus, Ind., as Don Bartolo.

Ja’Shon Burks, a junior choral education and Bible and religion studies major from Indianapolis, Ind., as Don Basilio and Don Curzio.

This performance is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the music office at 260-359-4262.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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Ashley C. Smith
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Joanne Green
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