PIKES PEAK OPERA LEAGUE RUBY 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
Get your tickets now, Limited seating is available for this thrilling event:
DATE: March 30, 2019
TIME: 5-8 pm
LOCATION: El Paso Club, 30 East Platte Ave., Colorado Springs, CO
BUY TICKETS AT: Pikes Peak Opera League
Jennifer DeDominici (mezzo-soprano) is honored to perform on behalf of Pikes Peak Opera League again specifically this time to benefit the Opera Theatre of the Rockies’ Vocal Arts Scholarship Fund during the summer festival this year, having performed with OTR as Dorabella in Così fan tutte, Maria in The Sound of Music, Petra in A Little Night Music, Carmen in Carmen, Hänsel in Hänsel und Gretel, Rosina in Il barbiere di Siviglia, Mrs. Jones in Street Scene, and Angelina in La Cenerentola. With other organizations here in the Springs, she has played Mary Poppins, Judy in 9 to 5, Sarah Brown in Guys and Dolls, Grace in Annie, Angharad in How Green Was My Valley, and Emperor Joseph II in Amadeus. Elsewhere in the musical theater world, she has performed the iconic roles of Guenevere in Camelot, Aldonza in Man of La Mancha, Nellie Forbush in South Pacific, and Claudia in Nine. In opera with other companies throughout the US, she has been in Mozart’s The Magic Flute, Gounod’s Faust, Nixon in China by John Adams, at such opera companies as Opera Colorado, Intermountain Opera Bozeman, Indianapolis Opera, San Diego Opera, Piedmont Opera, and Central City Opera.
In the recent past she worked with Sir Tim Rice on his new show for the Seabourn Cruise Line and joined a star-studded cast in a concert version of My Fair Lady featuring Emmy-award-winning Peter Scolari and Broadway artist Elena Shaddow which played with the Milwaukee Symphony and North Carolina Symphony. Jennifer has also sung with the National Repertory Orchestra, the Fresno Philharmonic, the Cleveland Pops, and the Denver Philharmonic. Jennifer has worked with many of the arts institutions in the Springs including Opera Theatre of the Rockies, the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College, the Chamber Orchestra of the Springs, Theatreworks, the Colorado Springs Philharmonic, Pikes Peak Opera League, and even the First Friday Art Shuttle. She was an Apprentice Artist at the Santa Fe Opera and at Anchorage Opera and has performed at Indianapolis Opera, San Diego Opera, Piedmont Opera, and Opera Colorado. She is a first-place winner of the Denver Lyric Opera Guild Auditions, a NATS Singer of the Year, and a four-time Regional Finalist in the Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions. She is currently the principal voice instructor at Colorado College.
THIS YEAR’S VOCAL ARTS FESTIVAL WILL BE AN EXCITING ADVENTURE.
There will be numerous events associated with the festival to include a full opera production.
June 29 to July 21, 2019
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ABOUT – Opera Theatre of the Rockies is a 501c3 non-profit organization committed to the advancement of opera in Southern Colorado through performance, education, and training.
PERFORMANCE GOAL – Opera Theatre of the Rockies will produce and present exciting and memorable professional opera that spotlights Colorado artists.
EDUCATION GOAL – Opera Theatre of the Rockies will enhance awareness, knowledge and appreciation of opera in Southern Colorado.
TRAINING GOAL – Opera Theatre of the Rockies will provide professional training and performance opportunities for emerging artists.
Bee Vradenburg Foundation, Colorado College Cultural Attractions Fund, Colorado College Music Department, Colorado Creative Industries, Denver Lyric Opera Guild, El Pomar Foundation, The Hester E. and Edwin W. Giddings Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, Pikes Peak Opera League, and Virginia Snow
The WOW project is sponsored by the Adventure Culture Fund.