Mercer Cluster

Mercer University Opera’s “Oklahoma!” a success at the Grand Opera House

Mercer University Opera’s “Oklahoma!” a success at the Grand Opera House

Elliot James, Staff Writer

January 27, 2016

Mercer University Opera’s three-day production of the musical “Oklahoma!” opened at the Grand Opera House in Macon, Georgia on Thursday, Jan. 21 and closed Saturday, Jan. 23. The student production was well received by local theatergoers and was a highlight of the weekend. “Oklahoma!” de...

Mercer Opera premieres Handel's 'Alcina' in Middle Georgia

Mercer Opera premieres Handel's 'Alcina' in Middle Georgia

Sarah Pounds

January 30, 2015

Mercer University’s production of “Alcina” is the first time that this Handel opera has ever been performed in Middle Georgia, according to Mercer Opera’s music director, Dr. Richard Kosowski. Handel’s “Alcina” is an opera about a woman named Bradamante seeking her lost lover Ruggiero...

Mercer Opera performs modern take on Idomeneo

Mercer Opera performs modern take on Idomeneo

Emily Farlow

February 8, 2012

The Mercer Opera performed Mozart’s Idomeneo beginning Thursday, Feb. 2, and lasting until Saturday Feb. 4 at Neva Langly Fickling  Hall in the McCorkle Music Building.Dr. Richard Kosowski directed Idomeneo, which was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s first major operatic success.Dr. Richard Young conducted the live quartet...

The student news site of Mercer University