(Norman, Okla.) February 15, 2011— “Giant puppets, acrobats, and a Chinese dragon: these colorful fairytales are like no opera you ever imagined,” says William Ferrara, stage director for the OU School of Music Opera Theatre. “The music and dancing is as exotic and brilliant as the costumes. Children will lovethis show.”

 

The University of Oklahoma Schools of Dance and Music Opera Theatre present a double billing of Igor Stravinsky’s “Mavra” and “Le Rossignol” (The Nightingale) at 8 p.m., March 3, 4 and 5, and at 3 p.m., Sunday, March 6, in the OU Donald W. Reynolds Performing Arts Center, Oklahoma’s only European-style performance hall.    

 

The University of Oklahoma Donald W. Reynolds Performing Arts Center, historically known as Holmberg Hall, located at 540 Parrington Oval, in the OU Arts District! Tickets are $15 for adults; $12 for OU faculty/staff and seniors; and $10 for students.

 

For tickets or accommodations on the basis of disability, please call the Fine Arts Box Office at (405) 325-4101.

 

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Holly Jones
Public Relations Coordinator
Weitzenhoffer Family College of Fine Arts
University of Oklahoma
(405) 325-6673
hollyjones@ou.edu