With name recognition of the show and the rising reputation of IU’s musical theatre program, Chicago was sold out two weeks before opening night.
In this opera the more placid 19th century looks back on the storm and stress of the 18th.
Brecht and Weill concoct a theatre piece that mixes moments of alienation with attraction.
Ghost brothers, ghost girl friends and even a ghost mother and father populate this dark tale.
"...obviously this couldn't really happen, but we have to make it look like it does..." Hadley Abram
"If it wasn't for bad luck, I'd have no luck at all." old blues line.
Molière's invalid...can one man have so many conflicting and harmonious symptoms?
Stephen Kim joins the Terre Haute Symphony for Max Bruch’s Violin Concerto, “The Flight of the Bumblebee” by Tchaikovsky and Robert Schumann’s Symphony No. 2.
... assignations, whispered consultations and loud confrontations are the disorder of the evening...
Violinist Arianna Warsaw-Fan and cellist Meta Weiss are an ambitious pair very aware of the media environment in which their music can flourish.