Phantom of the Opera
Saturday, February 23rd
6:30PM – Check-in, Wine & Light Bites in the 1629 CLUB
6:45PM – Seating begins in the GREAT HALL
7:00PM – SHOW BEGINS!
$55 for Public | $50 for Wine Club Members
(includes the first glass of wine)
~ Open to the Public, Reservations Needed ~
Claire Seelinger is a graduate of Pepperdine University in vocal performance. She has loved performing opera, musical theater and chamber music throughout New Mexico with Opera Southwest, ACLOA, Musical Theater Southwest and The Adobe Theater. Favorite roles include Fiona in Brigadoon, Marsinah in Kismet, Mabel in The Pirates of Penzance, Josephine in HMS Pinafore, Louisa in The Fantastics, Sally Brown in You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown, Barbara/Passionella in The Apple Tree, Amalia in She Loves Me, Jenny Lind in Barnum, Lily in The Secret Garden, Gretel in Hansel and Gretel and Papagena in The Magic Flute. Recently, she has become enamored with chamber music that allows her to express the intimate passion found in classical music with other instrumentalists. Her more recent activity has been with other chamber musicians performing compositions of Handel, Purcell, Mozart, Schubert, Richard Strauss, Mahler, Vivaldi, and John Dowland.
Stephen Lewis’s stage credits include both Harold Hill, Marcellus Washburn, and Charlie Cowell in The Music Man, Curley in Oklahoma!, and Gaston in Beauty & the Beast, among others. Currently, he performs in the St. John’s Cathedral Choir, New Mexico Symphonic Chorus, and Polyphony: Voices of New Mexico, and is often featured as a soloist with these ensembles. Stephen studied music at Dallas Christian College & Texas Tech University; business at The University of Kansas; and now works as a financial advisor at Premier Wealth Management Group.