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Embodying a character in an operetta

Embodying a character in an operetta

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

February 25, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Opera/Music Theatre Workshop presented the comical operetta “Ruddigore," which required commitment and support from the cast. This performance took place on Feb. 7-8 at 7:30 p.m. at the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts. According to Jeffrey Wright, department head of music and performing...

‘Ruddigore’ lights up the Columbia

‘Ruddigore’ lights up the Columbia

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

February 9, 2019


Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

Humor, love and a family curse caused a ruckus in the plot of an 1880's play. The university's Opera/Music Theatre Workshop presented "Ruddigore" on Feb 7-8 at 7:30 p.m. in the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts. In this show, Sir Ruthven Murgatroyd, played by Ryan Blanchfield, experiences heartbreak...