March 18, 19 & 20, 2016

Mansfield Park (Edmund Bertram)
Indianapolis Opera
Indianapolis, IN

Join Gregory Gerbrandt as he makes his Indianapolis Opera debut in the heartthrob role of Edmund Bertram in this professional American Premiere of Jonathan Dove's opera adaptation of Jane Austen's third novel, Mansfield Park. The novel was first published in 1814, following Austen's two earlier novels, Sense and Sensibility and Pride and Prejudice. The opera was commissioned by Heritage Opera in the UK, and the World Premiere performance took place on July 30, 2011 in Northamptonshire.

PERFORMANCES: MARCH 18, 19 & 20, 2016
Schrott Center for the Arts 
Indianapolis, IN

Conductor: Matthew Kraemer
Director: Karen Carpenter

Edmund Bertram: Gregory Gerbrandt
Fanny Price: Kate Tombaugh
Lady Bertram: Barbara LeMay
Sir Thomas Bertram: Scott Hogsed
Maria Bertram: Samantha Lax
Julia Bertram: Stephanie Feigenbaum
Aunt Norris: Donata Cucinotta
Mary Crawford: Leah Bobbey
Henry Crawford: Brett Sprague
Mr. Rushworth: Ganson Salmon