Eye on UMSL: ‘The Impresario’

by | Apr 18, 2024

University of Missouri–St. Louis students Rachel Anthonis, Rita Schien, and Vanessa Tessereau rehearsed for UMSL Opera Theatre's production of "The Impresario," Mozart's one-act comic opera.

Rachel Anthonis, Rita Schien, and Vanessa Tessereau rehearse for the UMSL Opera Workshop's production of "The Impresario"

University of Missouri–St. Louis students Rachel Anthonis, Rita Schien, and Vanessa Tessereau rehearsed last Tuesday for UMSL Opera Theatre‘s production of “The Impresario,” Mozart‘s one-act comic opera. The students will have two weekend performances – Friday, April 19, and Saturday, April 20 – in the E. Desmond and Mary Ann Lee Theater at the Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center. The full cast includes UMSL students Anthonis, Schien, Tessereau, Sam Brown and Christian Bradley, and they’re performing under the direction of Karen Kanakis and collaborative pianist Zach Neumann. Admission is free.

This photograph was taken by UMSL photographer Derik Holtmann and is the latest to be featured in Eye on UMSL. View more UMSL photos by visiting the UMSL Flickr and Instagram accounts.

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