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A&M-Commerce Invites you on an Operatic Adventure: “Fantasy & Farce” Opera Scenes Showcase

March 28, 2024 – COMMERCE, TX—The Department of Music at Texas A&M University-Commerce invites you to immerse yourself in an enchanting world of “Fantasy & Farce” through its upcoming Opera Scenes Showcase Performance.

Taking place on April 12 and April 14 in the Jack & Lou Finney Concert Hall at A&M-Commerce, this performance promises to be an entertaining experience for audiences of all ages.

In this unique program, talented students from the Opera Ensemble will showcase their versatility and artistry by performing a selection of scenes from operas inspired by classic fairy tales, dramatic narratives, and comedic plots.

The opera scenes featured in this performance include a variety of well-known works by renowned composers, as well as some lesser-known gems that are sure to surprise and delight audiences. From the fantastical world of Hansel and Gretel to the hilarity of The Barber of Seville, there is something for everyone in this charming evening of music and storytelling.

Admission for “Fantasy & Farce” is free and open to the general public. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience the magic of opera brought to life by the talented students of Texas A&M University-Commerce. We look forward to seeing you there!

Venue: Music Building, Finney Concert Hall, 1614 State Highway 24, Commerce, TX

  • Evening Performance: April 12, 2024, 7:30 p.m.
  • Matinee Performance: April 14, 2024, 3 p.m.

The “Fantasy & Farce” Opera Scenes Showcase is directed by Leanne Scaggs, accompanied on piano by Laura Maxwell, and features student performers in the Opera Ensemble:

  • Aries Austin
  • Daniel Feliberty Irizarry
  • Emalyn Nicholson
  • Alijah Bass
  • Juni Gomez
  • Josiah de Rueda
  • Paul Beaty
  • Campbell Green
  • Julio Villeda
  • Kona Davenport
  • Sabrina Martinez
  • Drew Watson
  • Cameron Dixon
  • Analyse Melendez
  • Kristin Wood

For more information, please contact the TAMUC Department of Music at [email protected]


Opera Scenes Poster 2024
A&M Commerce Opera Scenes Poster 2024

Author: Matt Janson

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