“The Old Maid and the Thief”

February 3, 2019, 7:00 pm

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The Ryan Opera Center presents Gian Carlo Menotti’s radio opera, The Old Maid and the Thief. A one-act opera in where, the middle-aged spinster Miss Todd, who spends most of her days simply knitting and gossiping with fellow spinster Miss Pinkerton, has her world turned upside-down when a beggar knocks at her door one rainy afternoon.  The opera will presented as a radio-drama with sound effects and narrator.

 

 

Music

The Old Maid and the Thief, by Gian Carlo Menotti
Miss Todd — Lauren Decker; Bob/Narrator — Christopher Kenny; Laetitia — Ann Toomey; Miss Pinkerton — Whitney Morrison; Piano — Madeline Slettedahl; Conductor — Craig Terry