Entries by wdwalrus

Opera Celebrates Juneteenth!

Juneteenth, otherwise known as Emancipation Day, is an American holiday which celebrates the emancipation of enslaved individuals in the United States. It is celebrated on June 19, originating on June 19, 1865, following the announcement of General Order No. 3 by Union General Gordon Granger, proclaiming freedom for all slaves in Texas.

Opera on the Lake – The Maid Turned Mistress (La serva padrona) 2021

Audience favorites Heather and Derrick Parker star in a playful comedy about an old man, Uberto, and his brazen maid, Serpina. When Serpina demands that he stay home and obey her orders, Uberto is determined to get rid of her by finding and marrying a new woman of the household. Through a series of hilarious events, Uberto realizes the woman of his dreams is closer than he realizes.