WSU’s Opera Theater presents annual ‘Scenes and Songs’ concert

Wichita State’s Opera Theater, under the direction of Alan Held, professor of voice and director of opera studies, will present its annual performance of “Scenes and Songs” from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10 in Wiedemann Hall. Bridget Hille, pianist, will provide musical assistance.

The program, which serves as an introduction to new opera goers and an evening of variety for seasoned veterans, provides performance opportunities for students of all levels of study.

Scenes and arias will be presented from “Rusalka,” “Die Zauberflöte,” “Lucia di Lammermoor,” “Hansel and Gretel,” “Manon,” “The Mother of us All,” “Peter Grimes,” “Die Walküre” and “La Clemenza di Tito.”

Tickets are available at the College of Fine Arts Box Office or by calling 316-978-3233. Students receive one ticket at no additional charge with their Shocker ID.