Le Petit Théâtre presents the Opéra "Pygmalion" from November 8th - 11th 2018. [fr]
In the context of the New Orleans Tricentennial, the New Orleans Opera Association presents "Pygmalion" by Jean-Philippe Rameau.
On this occasion, the Consul general welcomed the sponsors, collaborators, and cast of this baroque opera to the Residence of France.
Paul Groves - Pygmalion
Sarah Jane McMahon - L’Amour (Vénus)
Rachel Looney - La Statue Animée
Haley Whitney - Céphise
The technical team:
Diogo de Lima - Ballet Director
Brenna Corner - Stage Director
George Johnson - Décorateur
This production was possible thanks to a collaboration between the Marigny Opera House, the New Orleans Museum of Art, and the Consulate General of France in Louisiana.
The New Orleans Opera Association supports young singers through the Donald W. Wood Sr. Vocal Competition. This reception presented an opportunity to meet the male and female first place competitors and to hear them sing.
Olivia Belle Gray, student of New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (New Orleans, Louisiana)
Dade Michel Dufrene, student of Hahnville High School (Boutté, Louisiana)
Congratulations to their vocal instructors, Mrs. Phyllis Treigle and Mr. Craig Matherne!