Hansel and Gretel

Boston Globe: Recalling that fateful night at Ford's Theatre

Submitted by Caroline J. Hanna
The opera of Amherst music professor Eric Sawyer was previewed in this Boston Globe article, as well as a Springfield Republican piece.

Opera Performed by Professionals, Produced by Students

November 16, 2000Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Amherst College students in a class called “Making Opera,” will do just that when they stage Mozart’s “La Finta Giardiniera” with a cast of professional singers on Saturday, Dec. 2, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The performance, in Italian with English supertitles, is free and open to the public; early arrival is recommended.

Amherst College Senior James Orsher to Present New Opera March 8

March 6, 2003Director of Media Relations413/542-8417

Dramatic Opera "Our American Cousin" Will Have World Premiere at Amherst College on March 31