Wednesday, November 29, 2017

OPERA THEATRE OF MONTCLAIR TO APPEAR @ MONTCLAIR ARTS FESTIVAL AND AT VAN VLECK HOUSE & GARDENS

Mozart's THE MAGIC FLUTE
A family-favorite shortened version

WHEN: Saturday, December 2, 4 PM.
WHERE:
handicapped-accessible United Way Theater, 60 S Fullerton Ave, Montclair
Free parking is available behind the building. The United Way is easily accessed from NYC via the Decamp Bus #33 or #66 and by NJ Transit train to Bay Street.

Tickets and the full schedule of performers including jazz, rock, drama, dance and family-friendly programming are available by CLICKING HERE.

CAST:
Papageno - Brian Alvarado, baritone
Pamina - Pamela Jones, soprano
Tamino - Tai Collins, tenor
Queen of the Night - Heather Bobeck, soprano
Sarastro - Ian Joyal, bass
First Lady - Jessica Walch, soprano
Second Lady - Elizabeth Wojtowicz, mezzo soprano
Third Lady - Andrea Howland, mezzo soprano
Monostatos - Emmanuel Cruz, tenor
Papagena - Alexandra Haines, soprano

NARRATOR: Mia Riker-Norrie

CHAMBER ENSEMBLE:
Flute: Jordan Arbus
Piano:  Rebecca Eng
Violin I: Tristan Aniceto
Violin II: Danielle Sinclair
Viola: Darryl Manley
Violoncello:  Diana Hessinger
Bass: Jason Bloomquist

Join the professional singers of Opera Theatre of Montclair in a FREE festive evening of scenes from Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel and
Offenbach's The Tales of Hoffmann

WHEN: Thursday, December 7, 2017, 7 PM
WHERE:
the exquisitely decorated Van Vleck House & Gardens, 21 Van Vleck Street, Montclair.

CAST for Hansel and Gretel:
The Father - Brian Alvarado, baritone
Hansel - Madison Marie McIntosh, mezzo soprano
Gretel - Heather Bobeck, soprano
The Gingerbread Witch - Stacey Canterbury, soprano
The Sandman - Allison Arnold, soprano
The Dew Fairy - Aine Hakamatsuka, soprano

CAST for The Tales of Hoffmann:
Hoffmann - Theron Cromer, tenor
Olympia - Alize Rozsnyai, soprano
Antonia - Mia Riker-Norrie, soprano
Giulietta - Allyson Carvajal, soprano
Miracle - Mark Watson, bass-baritone
Nicklausse - Cornelia Lotito, mezzo soprano
Voice of Antonia's Mother - Tanisha Anderson, mezzo soprano

PIANO: Ryan Bridge