Music students perform comic opera
Feb. 13, 2009
KALAMAZOO--Western Michigan University music students will present two performances of Mozart's comic opera "The Magic Flute" Friday and Saturday, Feb. 20-21. Shows begin at 8 p.m. in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
"The Magic Flute" tells the story of Prince Tamino's search for love and truth in a mythical kingdom inhabited by such characters as the bird-catcher Papageno and the mysterious Queen of the Night. The opera will be presented in English by a 40-member cast accompanied by a chamber ensemble.
Tickets are $15, $7 for students and $10 for senior citizens. They are available by calling (269) 387-2300 or (800) 228-9858, online at millerauditorium.com, or by visiting the Miller Auditorium Ticket Office. For more information, contact Dr. Carl Ratner, director of opera, at (269) 387-4706 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Media contact: Kevin West, (269) 387-4678, email@example.com