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Embodying a character in an operetta

Embodying a character in an operetta

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

February 25, 2019

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...

Building blocks of “Ruddigore”

Breanna Rexwinkle, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019

Student performers and teachers in the Opera/Music Theatre Workshop have begun preparations for their annual production. “Ruddigore,” a comic opera written by Arthur Sullivan and William Schwenck Gilbert, and originally performed in 1887 will be performed once more by the students at the Columbia...