Evening of Musical Theatre

Wednesday, October 8, 2008

Famous tunes from ageless musicals will enthrall audiences as the Department of Music at the University of West Georgia presents “An Evening of Musical Theatre,” starring the UWG Opera Workshop.

Performances are scheduled Monday, Oct. 20, and Thursday, Oct. 23, at 8:15 p.m. in the Kathy Cashen Recital Hall in the Humanities Building. The event is free and the community is invited to attend.

Under the direction of Dr. Larry Frazier, professor of music, the ensemble will perform some of the most famous musicals in the world including “Annie Get Your Gun,” “Wicked,” “White Christmas” and “Oklahoma!”

Students performing for the evening are Joy Anderson of Ranburne, AL; Jessica Sheffield of McDonough; Chelsea Rhoades of Sharpsburg; Rose Blanchard of Austell; and K.C. Grissom of Tallapoosa; Nandani Persaud of Dalton; Sarah Greer of Whitesburg; Holly Kaylor of Villa Rica; and Debbie Byrd of Tallapoosa.

For more information, call 678-839-6516.