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The Marriage of Figaro

by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Rose in a veilMozart's only opera about ELVIS

Mozart's classic comedy, The Marriage of Figaro, is Mozart's only opera about the life of Elvis Presley. Under the baton of Maestro Kevin Class and the direction of James Marvel, this updated version of the timeless classic features appearances by Elvis Presley, Jackie Onasis, and Liberace. Friday and Saturday nights will include pre-show performances by the Rockabilly / Ska band, Demon Waffle. If you thought you couldn't enjoy opera, this evening will change your mind forever. People who should attend this production include people who love Mozart, Opera, Figaro, Elvis, Swing Dancing, Rock and Roll, Pop Culture, Classical Music, Living, Laughing, Loving, and Comedy.

The UT Opera Theatre is committed to being the best ticket in town. We promise not to let you down.

Directed by James Marvel, UTOT Director
Conducted by Kevin Class, UTOT Music Director

  • Friday, April 20, 2012 at 8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 8:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 2:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 22, 2012 at 8:00 p.m.

Carousel Theatre (next to Clarence Brown Theater)
1714 Andy Holt Avenue, Knoxville TN 37996


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We would also like to thank:

  • UT Cultural Affairs Board

For further information, please call the School of Music publicity office at (865) 974-8935.


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