The College of the Arts
Montclair State University
What moral authority commands the decision to take a human life? MSU Opera explores Puccini’s answer in his favorite one-act opera Suor Angelica, and a radically different perspective by Viktor Ullmann in his rarely performed one-act Die Kaiser von Atlantis, composed in the Nazi ghetto of Theresienstadt. Fully staged and performed in Italian and German with English subtitles.
Book by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee.. Music and Lyrics by Jerry Herman. Directed by Robin Levine 4 Performances at Montclair Stat University.
NWI (New Works Initiative) is made possible through the generous support of Bob and Holly Gregory. The world premiere, a new re-telling of Sophocles’ classic Antigone for an era be-sieged by Mass Media.
This debut play, from rising star Sarah DeLappe examines the complex lives of teenage girls who play together on the soccer team, The Wolves.
5 Performances at Montclair State University.
Join conductor Thomas McCauley and the MSU Wind Symphony as they share the stage with conductor Bryan Stepneski and the Clifton High School Mustang Band for an exciting evening of music making. The MSU Wind Symphony portion of the program will include the music of Cindy McTee, Arturo Marquez, and the world premiere of a bassoon concerto by composer John Buckley, featuring Cali School faculty member Sasha Enegren.
Performing Claude Debussy’s Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, Benjamin Britten’s Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Katherine Balch’s Leaf Catalogue, and Beethoven’s Symphony No.4.