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29th Consecutive Season

Summer

Fall

Auditions

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The Mikado

     
 

Summer concert series

Rigoletto

   


Summer

Free! - sing without an audition or a rehearsal!

Longwood Opera is joining the
New England Gilbert and Sullivan Society
in a Last Minute Light Opera production of

THE MIKADO

Sunday, June 5, 2:30 PM
Christ Episcopal Church
1132 Highland Ave, Needham
Admission FREE

Conductor - Thomas B. Dawkins

Piano - Jim Hay


Koko - Tom Frates
Pooh Bah - Lonnie Powell
Pish Tush - Steve Lebron
Nanki Poo - Ethan Butler
    (cover Tom Ostrowski)
Mikado - Tom Weber



Yum Yum - Connell Benn
Pitti Sing - Shannon Lebron
Peep Bo - Angela Jajko
Katisha - Kate Meifert
   (cover Carolyn Kelly Schwartz)

 

Followed by the NEGASS annual meeting


The 26th Annual Summer Concert Series

Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m.

July 12: An Evening of Opera
July 19: Broadway Melodies
July 26: Seduced by Opera
August 2: Love is in the Air

August 9: An Evening of Gilbert & Sullivan
August 16: Opera, the Art of Emotions
August 23: An Evening of Stage Screen
August 30: A Gala Night of Opera

Christ Episcopal Church
1132 Highland Avenue, Needham, MA

Single admission at the door: Adults $8; Senior/Students/Children $6
Summer Season Pass: Adults $50; Senior/Students/Children $35

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Fall 2016

Rigoletto

November 4th and 6th, 2016

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2016 Annual Auditions

Longwood Opera will not attend the Boston Singers Resource auditions this year.

We will be holding annual auditions for local, Boston based singers only
in Fellowship Hall at Christ Episcopal Church, 1132 Highland Avenue, Needham on

  • Saturday April 9 from 2:00pm - 5:00pm
  • Sunday, April 10 from 5:00pm - 8:00pm

We will be auditioning singers for
our annual July & August Tues evening summer concert series
and
our November 4 & 6 production of Verdi's Rigoletto
costumed, staged, and performed in English.

To obtain an audition time, send your current resume, photo and a cover letter to:
Longwood Opera, 42 Hawthorn Avenue, Needham, MA, 02492.

In your cover letter state your preferred date & time to be heard, and an e-mail contact.
We will do our best to accommodate your request.
We will let you know by March 25th your day and time of your audition.
Resumes received after March 25th will not be considered

Bring three selections. One should be in English, and can be a translation.
Because of time constraints we may be only able to listen to one selection.
An accompanist will be provided, but you may bring your own

DO NOT SENT MATERIALS ELECTRONICALLY

 

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Ticket Information

Tickets may be purchased at the door for all performances.

General Admission:

$23

Seniors:

$18

Students:

$15

Children 10 and under:

$13

Tickets may be purchased in advance by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope with payment for the tickets or passes desired to:

Longwood Opera
42 Hawthorn Avenue
Needham, MA 02492-3806

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Longwood Opera
42 Hawthorn Avenue
Needham, Massachusetts 02492-3806

For more information call (781) 455-0960 or send e-mail to Encore@LongwoodOpera.org

Last updated on April 16, 2016 by Marion Leeds Carroll
(longwood at leedscarroll.com)