The Cedar Rapids Opera Theatre invaded Iowa Public Radio! Listen below for our podcast of performances and interviews from noon on Tuesday, June 13th featuring adventurous arias from the CROT’s production of Michael Ching’s Speed Dating Tonight!. The CROT’s cast features Nicole Besa, Rebecca Buechel, Lincoln Ginsberg, Ian Butler, Erin Persick, Emma Dickinson, Mitchell Gage, Wesley Frye, Nate Hill, and Kellen Schrimper. The principals and the ensemble treated us to a few musical gems from their upcoming performances of Speed Dating Tonight!, as well as favorites from Pearl Fishers, On The Town, and Flight of the Lawn Chair Man. Listen for IPR’s Performance Iowa CROT podcast below.
The full show will be performed at the outdoor stage at Brucemore in Cedar Rapids June 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. To purchase tickets, visit www.brucemore.com or call 319-362-7375.