Shawnee resident Jeff Foresee, a 2005 Oklahoma Baptist University alum, has been cast as Count Almaviva in OBU’s Opera Theater presentation of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s timeless opera, “The Marriage of Figaro.”


Shawnee resident Jeff Foresee, a 2005 Oklahoma Baptist University alum, has been cast as Count Almaviva in OBU’s Opera Theater presentation of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s timeless opera, “The Marriage of Figaro.”
The production will run for five nights only, Feb. 25-26 and March 3, 4 and 5. All performances will be sung in English. The opera will begin at 7 p.m. in Raley Chapel’s Yarborough Auditorium.
“The Marriage of Figaro” was the first of Mozart’s three collaborations with librettist Lorenzo Da Ponte which resulted in three masterpieces of the standard operatic repertoire – “The Marriage of Figaro” (“Le nozze di Figaro”), “Don Giovanni” and “Cosi fan tutte.”  
Tickets for the performances will be $10 for adults and $5 for students and can be purchased at the door.
For more information about the performances, contact the OBU Division of Music at (405) 878-2305.