Opera Company Prepares for Spring Performance: ‘The Magic Flute’
BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS – APRIL 22, 2014 – Music students in the Bravo Opera Company at The University of Texas at Brownsville will spend the next few days
putting the final touches on their roles in Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte –
The Magic Flute – the company’s spring performance.
Shows will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Friday,
April 25 and
at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 27 in the
TSC Arts Center.
UT Brownsville opera students rehearse The Magic Flute on Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014 at Eidman 112. Paul Chouy / UT Brownsville
Paul Chouy / UT Brownsville
Nearly 40 UTB music students will participate, representing
their home towns from throughout the Rio Grande Valley and Corpus Christi, and from Puebla, Monterrey, and
Hunter-Holly said the
students have been practicing for The Magic Flute since the beginning of the
Brumbaugh, pianist for the Department of Music, will perform the entire score
for both performances.
The Magic Flute
premiered in 1791 in Vienna; it is a two-act opera is in the form of a singspiel, a musical form that includes
both singing and spoken dialogue.
Magic Flute is a Patron of the Arts event. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 25 and 3 p.m. on Sunday,
April 27 in the TSC Arts Center. Tickets are free for Patron members; for
non-members, the general admission cost is $5.00.
more information, call the Patron of the Arts office at 956-882-7025 or firstname.lastname@example.org.