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Greensboro College Presents “Opera Buffet” Dinner and Performance March 23-24

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Greensboro College’s Opera and Musical Theatre workshops present their annual “Opera Buffet,” a buffet dinner followed by musical performances, at 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 23-24, in Lea Center in Main Building on campus.

Tickets are $18 and must be reserved by March 17. To reserve them, call 336-272-7102, ext. 5242.

Performances after dinner will include selections from both African American musicals and operas and from French operas. Musical selections will be from the musicals “Ragtime,” “Once on This Island,” and “Lady Be Good.” Opera selections will be from “Porgy and Bess,” “Treemonisha,” “Tales of Hoffman,” “Lakme,” and “Carmen.”  

The Greensboro College music program stresses intense individual musical development in the context of a rigorous liberal-arts curriculum. For more information about the program, contact Jane McKinney, department chair, at 336-272-7102, ext. 5281, or mckinneyj@greensboro.edu.

Greensboro College provides a liberal arts education grounded in the traditions of the United Methodist Church and fosters the intellectual, social, and, spiritual development of all students while supporting their individual needs.

Founded in 1838 and located in downtown Greensboro, the college enrolls about 1,000 students from 29 states and territories, the District of Columbia, and seven foreign countries in its undergraduate liberal-arts program and four master’s degree programs. In addition to rigorous academics and a well-supported Honors program, the school features an 18-sport NCAA Division III athletic program and dozens of service and recreational opportunities.

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Media Contact:
Lex Alexander, Director of Communications
lex.alexander@greensboro.edu

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Greensboro, NC 27401
336-272-7102, ext. 5398
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