2021 Season

Opera edwardsville at DUNHAM HALL

DECEMBER 18, 2021 | SIUE Arts & Issues Series

Opera Edwardsville is honored to be invited to perform as part of the SIUE Arts and Issues Series this December. As part of OE's signature holiday concert, guest artists will perform operatic highlights and festive favorites. Tickets will go on sale in the autumn of 2021, through the SIUE Arts and Issues box office. More information soon.


Opera Edwardsville is proud to be the first local organization presented by the SIUE Arts & Issues series, joining illustrious guests including Maya Angelou, Ken Burns, and George Winston.


OPERA EDWARDSVILLE at DUNHAM HALL

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Dunham Hall, 50 Hairpin Drive, Edwardsville, IL 62025


DECEMBER 18, 2021 at 7:30pm

TICKETS ON SALE AUTUMN 2021.

Meet the Artists

OE’s annual December concert will feature French and German operatic highlights by Gounod, Saint-Saëns, Bizet, Strauss, and more. OE welcomes sopranos Mathilda Edge and Liv Redpath, contralto Lauren Decker, tenor Jonathan Johnson, baritones Evan Bravos and student spotlight Miles Wadlington, harpist Caroline Robinson, and pianist Joseph Welch.

MATHILDA EDGE

Soprano

LIV REDPATH

Soprano

LAUREN DECKER

Contralto

JONATHAN JOHNSON

Tenor

EVAN BRAVOS

Baritone

MILES WADLINGTON

Baritone & Student Spotlight

JOSEPH WELCH

Piano

CAROLINE ROBINSON

Harp

SPONSORS AND SPECIAL THANKS

This concert would not be possible without the generous support of the 2021 OE Business Sponsors and individual donors. 2021 OE Season Presenting Sponsors include Lewis Rice, LLC and Stifel. Additional support for OE's 2021 Season comes from the Bank of Madison County and a project grant from the Junior Service Club of Edwardsville and Glen Carbon. Our student spotlight is made possible by generous support from the Rotary Club of Edwardsville.


Special thanks to the SIUE Arts and Issues Series.