Jackson, MS—Jackson, MS—Monday, March 21, 2016 at 7:30 p.m., at Duling Hall in historic Fondren, Mississippi Opera presents SIMPLY SONDHEIM, the fourth musical theatre show of their Cabaret@Duling 2015-16 season. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Mississippi is sponsoring the event, which features students from Belhaven University presenting a review of the music of the iconic musical theatre composer Stephen Sondheim.
We’re delighted that Dr. David Sollish, director and emcee, will be bringing a gifted cast of Belhaven students for thisCabaret@Duling,“said Mississippi Opera Artistic Director Jay Dean. Mr. John Barnts is musical director and accompanist.
“Mississippi Opera is so excited about SIMPLY SONDHEIM,” said Mississippi Opera Executive Director Tippy Garner. “And talk about a great cast—you’ll hear Michela Bowen, Alice Bryant, Sonja Hakkinen, Courtney Holifield, James Kenyon, Samuel McFatridge, Madison Parrott, Joshua Pirtle, Christy Robeson, Kyra Smiley, Tori Turnbow and Jessica Ziegelbauer for what promises to be a stellar Cabaret@Duling,” she added.
“SIMPLY SONDHEIM is a cabaret performance highlighting one of America’s greatest composers and lyricists: Stephen Sondheim. The evening will present simple staging and simple arrangements of some of Sondheim’s most beloved songs from his repertoire of the American musical theatre. We hope to not only highlight Sondheim’s work, but also to highlight the great work being produced by Belhaven University’s BFA Musical Theatre program,” said director Dr. David Sollish.
Come join us for SIMPLY SONDHEIM, Monday, March 21st , 2016 at 7:30 at Duling Hall, 622 Duling Ave, in Jackson’s historic Fondren District. Tickets are $20 each. Order your tickets now by calling 601-960-2300 or online at www.msopera.org. Tickets are also available at the door.