April 5 & 7, 2013

This is the Rill Speaking
Opera Memphis
Midtown Opera Festival
Memphis, TN


Following his critically acclaimed production in New York City, director, Ned Canty, brings this production home to the South.  Gerbrandt makes his debut with both this piece and with Opera Memphis

PERFORMANCES: APRIL 5 & 7 (mat), 2013
Playhouse on the Square

American composer Lee Hoiby is widely regarded as one of the great masters of writing music to showcase the beauty of the human voice.  This one-act opera exemplifies what makes his music so splendid.

Ned Canty, Stage Director
Steven Osgood, Conductor
Jamie-Rose Guarrine, Soprano
Gregory Gerbrandt, Baritone