Music by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Libretto by Ruggero Leoncavallo
June 2013 Program - 3 weeks
Carolina Lakes Ballroom Theater, Fort Mill, SC
22 singers, 2 coach accompanists, 1 lighting designer, 1 stage manager/assistant director, 1 assistant stage manager, 5 stage crew apprentices and 1 set decorator were brought in by Opera Experience Southeast for 2 weeks of masterclasses, career guidance, production, rehearsal and performance.
1-week Audition Masterclass with Guest Expert Coach Dr. Arlene Shrut and OES Artistic Director John Fowler
Opera Experience Southeast Concert Series:
Gala Concert showcasing our Audition Masterclass participants - Rock Hill, SC
Pagliacci premiered at the Teatro Dal Verme in Milan on 21 May 1892, conducted by Arturo Toscanini (who did not like it), with Adelina Stehle as Nedda, Fiorello Giraud as Canio, Victor Maurel as Tonio, and Mario Ancona as Silvio. Nellie Melba played Nedda in London in 1892, soon after its Italian premiere, and in New York in 1893.
Pianist and Coach