The Old Maid and the Thief

Cheryl Tan ’11 invites you to her senior music recital, a staged singing/reading of the one-act opera The Old Maid and the Thief, from 1939 by Gian Carlo Menotti. The piece runs about an hour and is about a lonely old woman and her servant in small-town America. A mysterious wanderer rolls into their lives one day at the same time that a thief escapes from prison in a nearby town. Shenanigans!
Miss Todd – Meghan Twible ’12
Miss Pinkerton – Chelsea Goldsmith ’13
Laetitia – Cheryl Tan ’11
Bob – Matthew Getz ’14
Also featuring:
Andrew Chung ‘11.5 – Music
Julia Baritz ’13 – Narrator/Stage Manager/Publicity
Samuel Friedman ’13 – Foley Artist

Date: Tomorrow, April 10th
Time: 7pm
Place: Crowell Concert Hall
Cost: FREE!

Links: Facebook Event CFA Blog Post

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2 thoughts on “The Old Maid and the Thief

  1. Miles

    We are horrified by terrorism committed in the name of Islam. We read of cultists who twist the Christian faith. Yet all the acts of horror committed in the name of traditional religion are dwarfed by the horrors perpetrated by unhinged followers of Darwin.

  2. Canoeclub

    Shenanigans…that’s what I am after…on a wild shot, would you be interested in performing this in a different venue, ie the old Harbor Park restaurant, now the Mattabesett Canoe Club.. I am trying to create an artistic environment where various creative forms can perform/exist. I am new to the restaurant and the business overall but eager to find local artists and performers…would welcome hearing from anyone on this idea…thanks Danny

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