Opera Scenes to be Presented April 14 in Jansen Music Hall
Clarke University music students will present excerpts of famous operas when Opera Scenes returns on Tuesday, April 14, at 7:30 p.m. in Jansen Music Hall. Scenes include Verdis’ La Traviatta and Giacamo Puccini’s La Boheme. The production features Tim Gelhaus, Rebekah Ross, Will Schwalb, Josh Harbough, Audrey List, Brittany Galle and Jack Cole, and is directed by Clarke Assistant Professor of Music Dr. Sang-In Han. The production, featuring duets and other vocal ensembles, will examine all the timeless aspects of love through the lens of this engaging art form. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. For more information, contact the Clarke University Marketing and Communication Office at (563)588-6318. Clarke University is a Catholic, liberal arts and sciences university dedicated to preparing students who positively impact their workplace, family and community. Academic offerings include more than 40 undergraduate liberal arts and pre-professional programs, a robust adult degree program and six graduate degree programs. Founded in 1843 by the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Clarke is located near the Mississippi River in the thriving city of Dubuque, Iowa. It is the only BVM university in the country.