Opera tutti! presents:
The Old Maid and the Thief
(Gian Carlo Menotti's Radio show version)
Sunday, June 16, 2019 2:00pm
Running Time: Approx. 90 mins
Opera tutti! is proud to present The Old Maid and the Thief, a radio opera in one act by Italian-American composer Gian Carlo Menotti. Commissioned by NBC, The Old Maid and the Thief was one of the earliest operas composed specifically for performance on the radio in 1939.
Opera tutti! will be adapting the radio play to Uptown’s Main Stage. Featured will be Emily Bullock as Miss Todd, Catherine Friedman as Laetitia, Heidi Starr as Miss Pinkerton, Matthew Maisano as Bob, Brydon Lidle IV as our Foley artist (sound effects guy). Narrator is TBA! Pianist Tim Crawford will lead our ensemble!