It’s opera on stage this week in Perry Theatre, which will be a wonderful warm up for the Christmas concert in Crimi Auditorium later in December.
It’s shaping up to be another must-see spring season for theatre at Aurora University, reflecting growing theatre and musical theatre academic programs at the university.
Auditions for the theatre department’s productions of Edgar Allen Poe’s gothic classic “The Fall of the House of Usher” and Thornton Wilder’s “Our Town” are September 6 and 7.
A record 8,000 members of the greater AU community took advantage of the university’s free Arts and Ideas events during the 2015-2016 season.
The Aurora University Chorale and Chamber Choir recently returned from a spring-break tour through Illinois, Tennessee and Missouri. Forty-two student singers and faculty performed at nine different schools and churches during the five-day engagement.