Opera Company performs
"La Boheme" at Florida Southern College
LAKELAND, Fla. (Nov. 7, 2002)
- Florida Southern's Festival of Fine Arts welcomes the Stanislavsky
Opera Company, performing "La Boheme," Giacomo Puccini's powerful
musical drama. The production, costumed and fully staged with orchestra,
takes place in Branscomb Auditorium Nov. 22 at 7:30 p.m.
The Stanislavsky Opera Company was established in 1918 as an opera
studio of the famed Bolshoi Opera. The Russian company applies to
traditional opera the renowned method-acting principles of its innovative
namesake, Stanislavsky. With rave reviews throughout Europe and
Asia, the Company is now on its debut tour of the United States
with their new production of "La Boheme."
Tickets are $25. FSC students are admitted free of charge; non-FSC
students pay half price. For ticket information, please contact
the Branscomb Auditorium box office at (863) 680-4296.
About Florida Southern College
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.