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79 Star Starred
North Park Theatre
At 28th Street 2891 University Avenue San Diego, CA 92104
619-239-8836
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Kenzie Odell
If you park in the structure on 29th the money is going to charity if you pay for it in the theater
Next to Normal travel Oct 10 2014 star this tip starred
Jeannette Ashlin
Parking is available off of 29th Street for $5 in the parking structure. You can also find street parking in the area too. The entrance is off of 29th Street.
Next to Normal info Oct 07 2014 star this tip starred
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MRG
4 events
2 reviews
1 stars
attended Apr 12 2009

Some works are best not revived. Utterly without charm or interest. Insipid sexual innuendo throughout and 7th grade wit. Cast ranged from OK to excellent.

The rhythmically pulsing oxygen tanks in the audience and the audible predictions...continued

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17 events
6 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 03 2009

WE ENJOYED IT VERY MUCH, REMINDS US OF YEARS GONE BY, THE CAST WAS GREAT.
HAD NOT BEEN IN NORTH PARK THEATRE FOR MANY YEARS. NICE TO SEE IT GOING TO SUCH GOOD USE.
LOVE THE WEBSITE.
THANK YOU,
ALBERTA LAWTON

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8 events
4 reviews
6 stars
attended Apr 03 2009

I loved the full orchestra - the waltz music was very uplifting. The play was a bit corny, making it all the more fun.

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Description

Lyric Opera’s attractive young cast is led by Laura Parker as Princess Helene, in her company debut. Parker is an award-winning young soprano who has performed at Los Angeles Opera, Operaworks, and the Amalfi Coast Music Festival, among others. As her love interest, Lt. Niki, bel canto tenor Chad Hilligus also makes his Lyric Opera debut. Chad made his European stage debut in 2002 in Urbania, Italy as Don Curzio in Le Nozze di Figaro, returning in 2003 with the Rossini Festival Orchestra. He has performed with Nashville Opera, Tulsa Opera, Sarasota Opera, Ash Lawn Opera Festival, Lyric Opera of Kansas City, and Utah Lyric Opera.

After her triumphant debut in Lyric Opera’s The Merry Widow, Stacey Stofferahn returns as Franzi, the conductor of the ladies’ orchestra. Rounding out the cast are Jeremy Bottroff as Wendolin, Christopher Johnstone as Lt. Montschi, Shirley Giltner as Annerl, Lisa Elliott as Fifi, and Pamela Laurent as Frederica.

General Director Leon Natker will be at the podium; directing and designing is Artistic Director J. Sherwood Montgomery with stage costumes by Pam Stompoly-Ericson.

About the Ticket Supplier: Lyric Opera San Diego

Formerly known as San Diego Comic Opera, Lyric Opera San Diego has been bringing accessible, affordable opera and musical theatre productions to San Diego since 1979. The company performs operas and musicals from the European and American tradition, in English, presenting the finest young musical talent available with full orchestra and chorus accompaniment.