Captured live in performance on July 20, 2015 at the Teatro Regio di Torino
Directed by Vittorio Borelli
We are in Seville where the young and beautiful Rosina is kept locked up by her guardian, Dr. Bartotlo who intends to marry her in order to keep her dowry. However, Rosina is in love with the young Count Almaviva who, with the help of Figaro, will try everything to save her to finally be with his beloved.
THURSDAY MAY 26TH 2016 7:15 PM
$20, $15 Members/Students
Payment at the door
Soprano Andréa Gregori currently serves as Vice-Chair of the Art Mission Theater. She is the Founder & Artistic Director of Theatre Street Productions, which has presented many operatic “living history” performances throughout the northeast and abroad, including a debut at the world-renowned Newport Music Festival in 2014. She made her European debut at the International Gilbert & Sullivan Festival in England in 2015 and performed at the Festival in Gettysburg, PA in 2011. She has appeared with the Casals Festival in Puerto Rico, Tri-Cities Opera, Ash Lawn Opera, Four Corners Opera, Central Florida Lyric Opera, Orpheus Theatre, Summer Savoyards, Cider Mill Playhouse, and Endicott Performing Arts Center (EPAC) in a number of leading roles. In 2011, she made her debut with the Ti-Ahwaga Performing Arts Center as Maria Callas in MASTER CLASS, for which she was praised as being “magical…a force to be reckoned with.” She then reprised the role at the historic Casino Theatre in Newport, in addition to the Waverly Opera House, EPAC, and Roberson Museum. Ms. Gregori has twice been featured at the annual NY State Sports & Entertainment Celebrity Gala, singing for dignitaries, celebrities, and Olympic Gold Medalists. She has appeared in concert with Metropolitan Opera artists, the late Enrico Di Giuseppe and Dominic Cossa, and coached with Licia Albanese and organist Searle Wright. She was a three-time recipient of the E.S. Kardon Grant, two-time winner in the NATS Eastern Regional Voice Competition, and a finalist in the Schorr International Voice Competition and Connecticut Opera Guild Voice Competition. Other recent engagements include Desiree (A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC) with the Ti-Ahwaga Performing Arts Center, Lady Thiang (KING & I) and Johanna (SWEENEY TODD) at EPAC, Mother Abbess in SOUND OF MUSIC for Millbrook Playhouse’s 50th anniversary season, and Lady Psyche in PRINCESS IDA for Cornell University’s 150th anniversary celebration. Recent and upcoming performances include a debut at the National Opera Center in New York and an encore performance at the Newport Music Festival this summer.