Past Events - 2009

Fall 2009

Regieoper or Eurotrash? The Legacy of East German Theater Directors on the Opera Stage”
Joy Calico, Vanderbilt University

“‘Veiled beneath the simplest guise’: Idealizing the prima donna in Mid-Nineteenth-Century London”
Roberta Montemorra Marvin, University of Iowa (collaboration with the Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Interdisciplinary Colloquium)

Spring 2009

“Opera Cut Short: From the Castrato to the Film Fragment”
Jennifer Fleeger, University of Iowa

“Mascagni and 'The New Cinema-Lyric Art': Rapsodia satanica (1914- 17)”
Alessandra Campana, Tufts University

“Charmed: Song and Enchantment in Handel’s Rinaldo
Nathan Link, Centre College