Robert Lindsey-Nassif http://iowapublicradio.org en "Opal" Sneak Preview Live @Noon Today! http://iowapublicradio.org/post/opal-sneak-preview-live-noon-today <p>Join us at noon for a live sneak preview of <em>Opal</em>, by Iowa’s own Robert Lindsey-Nassif - who has composed eight new songs&nbsp; for his acclaimed musical and re-orchestrated it for its Midwest premiere (at CSPS in Cedar Rapids). Jacqueline Halbloom will host Robert and members of the cast; they'll perform selections and tell us more about the story of Opal Whitely, who was orphaned in a shipwreck and raised in an Oregon lumber camp, and grew up to be a well-known nature writer.</p><p></p> Mon, 20 Jan 2014 23:43:48 +0000 Barney Sherman 35108 at http://iowapublicradio.org "Opal" Sneak Preview Live @Noon Today!