Sugar Creek has been producing its summer opera festival since 2003. Here's a taste of what you've been missing:
"Vesta la giubba" from I pagliacci, sung by Tonio di Paolo at Sugar Creek Symphony & Song (2009). More
"Quanto è bella," L'elisir d'amore, Sugar Creek Symphony & Song (2008), featuring tenor Scott Ramsay. More
Dulcamara's entrance, L'elisir d'amore, Sugar Creek Symphony & Song (2008). Featuring Todd Robinson as Dr. Dulcamara. More
The Tenderland, Sugar Creek Symphony & Song (2009). More
Apprentice Program Sugar Creek Symphony & Song is proud of the development of its Apprentice Program. Apprentice artists now perform their own opera production each season, as well as receive intensive coaching, master classes, and performance experience.
Kick-Off Concert Fri., 8/3
Madama Butterfly Sat., 8/4
Gianni Schicchi and Suor Angelica Sun., 8/5
The Cherry Street Art Fest The annual Cherry Street Art Fest will take place during the day on Sat., Aug. 6, on the grounds of the Old Courthouse Museum from 9 am to 4:30 pm. The art fair will feature artisans showcasing their talents, food vendors with tasty treats, and the ever popular historical monologues. For more information, contact Mary Decker at 815-432-3492.
Location of the Cherry Street Art Fest » The Old Courthouse Museum (Iroquois County Historical Society), 103 W. Cherry St., Watseka, IL