Category: 2013-14

Love with a Twist

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Lyric Fest offers a program featuring Love in 3-D – the Daydreams, Denials and Disasters of love – in song. With Guest Artists Stephen Powell, Barbara Shirvis, and Richard Troxell, joined by Suzanne DuPlantis with Harold Evans at the piano.   Program PDF

Dear March – Come In

Celebrating both Women’s History Month and Poetry Month, Lyric Fest presents a fantastically varied program of American women poets in song. Both well loved and little known settings are included, as well as Lyric Fest’s latest commission project: song premieres by composers Benjamin Boyle, Douglas Cuomo, Michael Djupstrom, Daron Hagen, James Primosch and Maurice Wright.

Biography in Music – BENJAMIN BRITTEN CENTENNIAL

In honor of the 100th Anniversary of his birth, a theatrical concert featuring the works of a towering composer of the 20th Century, Benjamin Britten. Political and musical intrigue are set against the backdrop of the two World Wars, revealing a fascinating story through a cast of characters that includes Britten’s life partner and collaborator, […]

A Magical – Musical Menagerie

A costumed cast of characters present a magical program of cowboys, fairies, elves, valkyries and more. A hilarious (and educational) program lovingly created to enjoy with children. From Carmen to Hansel and Gretel, Don Quixote to Don Juan, Dorothy to the Grinch, classical songs, arias from opera, Broadway musicals and film classics. Q and A. With […]