2010 - Photos by Jim Poston, Middleburg Written and Directed by Meredith Bean McMath; Musical Director Cuong Van
Their producer, Jackie (Nancy Purcell) tries to keep them on task rehearsing for a presentation of both musical forms, but the competitive pair drive her back to the bottle!
Richard (Sean Pflueger) sings "For Me and My Gal ," for his bride, Mary (Kim Shahbazian)
New York City ca.1966... Married music experts Nelson Eddington (Phil Erickson) and Jeanette McDonald (Penny Hauffe) face off: opera vs Broadway
Susie, played by Melody Prochazka, presents a sparkling rendition of the famous
"How'd You Like to Spoon with Me," presented with Victorian charm by singers Doris and Frank (Jennifer Weingartner and Anthony Vargas)
Shy singer Mary (played by Kim Shahbazian) finds her "inner Carmen" while singing Bizet's "Habenera" (The Rebellious Bird)
Doris (Jennifer Weingarten) and Ernest (Felice Fava) go over the top with Victor Herbert's "Ah, Sweet Mystery of Life"
Loudoun Lyric Opera Programming is supported in part by: The Clarence Robey Charitable Trust, The Town of Leesburg Creative Communities Partnership Grant, Purcellville Arts Council Grant, Virginia Commission for the Arts Creative Communities Grant