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LES MISÉRABLES
Jul 12 - Aug 9, 2014
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LES MISÉRABLES
THE STUDENT PRINCE
Jul 11 - Aug 9, 2014
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THE STUDENT PRINCE
OKLAHOMA!
Jul 10 - Aug 8, 2014
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Jul 9 - Aug 2, 2014
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Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre is the place to be in the summer. Our five-week festival consists of over 100 events including four productions of grand opera, operetta, light opera, and/or seldom-seen Broadway-style musical theatre. But that's not all! You will also enjoy a wide variety of offerings such as orchestral and vocal concerts, an International Competition, continuing adult education with the Utah Festival Academy, pre-performance discussions, backstage tours, Breakfast with the Stars and so much more! There is something for everyone!
 


 



 
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ANNOUNCING THE WINNERS OF THE 6th ANNUAL INT'L OPERA COMPETITION |

Congratulations to the winners of the 6th annual Michael Ballam Concorso Lirico International Opera Competition:

Peter Scott Drackley – 1st Place Winner

Jon Jurgens – Alternate

Rachel Sparrow – Audience Favorite

Thank you to all of the talented artists who gave their best in the competition, and a special thanks to our audience for your support and participating in the vote!

The 1st Place Winner will be sent expense free to Alessandria, Italy to compete in the finals of the Concorso Internazionale di Musica, where they will join contestants from around the globe for the opportunity to sing in front of European agents and operatic producers. They will also present a debut performance in Italy. Should the 1st Place Winner not be able to participate in the finals, the Alternate will go in their place.
 




BATTLEGROUND: CHOREOGRAPHER EXPLAINS THE ART OF STAGE FIGHTING |

By Kevin Opsahl, The Herald Journal
Published: Saturday, July 26 2014

Stefan Espinosa of the Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theatre was talking to patrons about fight choreography on Tuesday when one of the festival artists walked in and announced he had a beef with Espinosa.

Samus Haddad said he had scheduled a time to use the Dansante rehearsal hall, and Espinosa was not supposed to be there. Things got ugly very quickly.

It started with a shove. Then the two men grappled. There were chokeholds, strangling and Espinosa even got a “head slam” on the sound equipment nearby. It looked ugly.

Turns out it was not ugly; just a demonstration.

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