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November 18, 2017
Opera for the Young in cooperation with third-graders in the New Richmond School District performed "The Little Mermaid" on Oct. 27 in the Starr Elementary School gymnasium. Photo courtesy of the New Richmond School District
Third-graders perform with professional opera singers
November 18, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 13, 2016
The cast of “The Elixir of Love,” which was performed at Paperjack Elementary in New Richmond Friday, Oct. 28, is pictured, including (front, from the left) Katie Gruber, Wyatt Waldroff, Traleigh Wolfe, Laila Ford, Gunnar Westmoreland, Katie Ebnet, Aria Mealey, Parker Hoysler, Ashlyn Schulze; (middle, from the left) Derek Statz, Gabby Tesar, Avalyn LaLiberty, Aubrey Baker, Austin Nichols, Landon Davis, Hayden Bahneman, Ava Bellomo; (back, from the left) Nicole Heinen, Tomás Dominguez, John Ford, Erin Moll.
NR third-graders perform with professional opera singers
November 13, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 3, 2009
Sixteen St. Croix Central students made their opera debut last week. (front row, from left) Hunter Brady, Owen Schwechler, Brady Williquett, Ryan Christensen, Meghan Weatherly, Brianna Miller, (middle) Parker Standaert, Kelly Moran, Courtney Carlson, Ryan Knapton, Christine Pommerening (back) Liz Doornink, Matthew Lindberg, Isaiah Fieldler, Noah Carlson and Madison Villeneuve and the Opera for the Young performers. Photo by Laura Kruse
Music program helps students learn to love opera
April 3, 2009 - 6:04am
April 2, 2009
New Richmond third-graders participated in "The Elixir of Love," an Opera for the Young production, on Thursday. Opera for the Young brings live, professional opera to elementary school audiences. All productions are fully staged, sung in English and adapted especially for children. Students appear on stage in chorus and cameo roles. Opera for the Young audiences become acquainted with the original scores of master composers, set in contexts relevant to kids' 21st century lives.
Opera for the Young
April 2, 2009 - 4:18pm