Thursday, October 8, 2009; 04:10 PM - by BWW News Desk
Indiana University Opera Theater continues its 2009-10 season with the timeless Romeo et Juliette, by Charles Gounod, opening Oct. 23 at the Musical Arts Center. The Indiana University Opera Theater will present Romeo et Juliette on Oct. 23, 24, 30, 31 at 8 p.m.
The company has produced this work only twice before, in 1966 and in 2005.Acclaimed stage director Michael Ehrman -- who directed IU Opera's all new 2005 production of the work -- returns for an encore. Ehrman is a frequent guest director for the Jacobs School of Music, with some of his past works including Faust, The Ballad of Baby Doe, Manon, Susannah and Le Nozze Di Figaro.