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Drama, Theatre & Dance

Orpheus Descending
The New York Premiere of an Opera in Two Acts
Music by Bruce Saylor
Libretto by J.D. McClatchy
Based on the play by Tennessee Williams
March 23-26 & 28, 2006
Goldstein Theatre

Production photos coming soon

Music Director: Maurice Peress
Stage Director: Susan Einhorn
Scenic Design: Troy Hourie
Costume Design: Meghan E. Healey
Lighting Design: Aaron Mooney
Supervising Production Stage Manager: Christine Catti
Production Stage Manager: Kimberly Brown
Vocal Preparation: Bruce Norris
Assistant Conductor/Rehearsal Pianist: David Zych
Production Manager: Lisa Weicker
Technical Director: Charlie Calvert

Asst. to the Director:  Laura Kabelka 
Asst. to the Conductor:  Doug Kim 
Asst. to the Lighting Designer:  Matt Bellas 
Asst. to the Costume Designer:  Meg Zeder 
Stage Manager:  Janice Tyson 
Asst. Stage Manager: Natalie Sanchez
Charge Scenic Artist:  Tracy Crim 
Scenic Artist:  Mary Houston
Carpenters:  Katherine Benoit
  Christian Crum
  Jeremiah Fox 
  John Holloway 
  Jason Korczynski 
  Nick Riznyk 
Master Electrician:  Aaron Mooney 
Electricians: Stacey Boggs
  Carl Faber
Props Acquisition:  Dragica Dabo
Seamstress, Cutter/Draper:  Kyra Svetlovsky
Costume Assistants: Debra Gallimore
  Alexandra Ruiz 
Wardrobe Supervisor:  Lizette Montesinos
Wardrobe Crew:  Camille Casanova
Backstage Crew:  Joe Trombino
  Aaron Pollard
Light Board Operator: Jason Korczynski
Follow Spot operators:  Manny Guerra
Fly Chief: Nicholas Riznyk
Additional Produstion Assistance:  Students of Drama 318, 319 & Dance 290 
House Manager:  Carolyn Johnson 


Cast:
Beulah Binnings Robin Flynn
Dolly Hamma Jennifer Toohey
Carol Cutrere Siri Howard
Vee Talbott Eleni Calenos
Valentine Xavier Victor Benedetti
Pee Wee Binnings Deepak Marwah
Dog Hamma Adam Somer
Lady Torrance Juliana Rambaldi
Sherriff Talbott Larry Beale Small
Jabe Torrance Louis Vuolo
David Cutrere/Man Larry Raiken
Nurse Basia Rzezwicka-Gajdek

Orchestra:
Violin   Fernando Medina, Matthew Kasper, Brittany Zellman, Jie-Huye Kim, Kristin Sawyer
Viola  Sarah Wweiss, Veronica Landau
Cello  Sokol Nikaj, Brian Wagner
Bass  Joe Higgins
Flute  Emma Hospelhorn
Oboe  Antoinette Blaikie
Clarinet  Asuka Yamamoto, Aomori Hideaki
Bassoon  Imani Mosley
Horn     Seungbum Lim, Young Joo Ko
Trumpet  Gary A. Padmore, John Curcio
Trombone  Carla Stovall 
Tuba  Nathan Rawls 
Harp Karen Lindquist
Percussion: Charles Schmidt, Brandon Silaco

 
 

 Office Information

 
Chair: Charles Repole
Dept. Office: Rathaus 213
Phone: 718-997-3090
Fax: 718-997-3095

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Phone: 718-793-8080

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