Edwin Outwater conducts a night of opera.
Ryan Opera Center: Of Mice and Men
Conductor Edwin Outwater makes his Festival debut with artists from the Ryan Opera Center performing Floyd's dustbowl opera Of Mice and Men, based on John Steinbeck's novella.
Where & When
Grant Park Orchestra
Edwin Outwater, Guest Conductor
Annie Rosen, Mezzo-Soprano
Jesse Donner As Lennie Small
Emmett O'Hanlon As George Milton
Alec Carlson As Curley, Ballad Singer
Bradley Smoak As Candy
Diana Newman As Curley's Wife
Takaoki Onishi As Slim, Carlson
Muhly: Mixed Messages
Muhly: Two Songs for Soprano and Orchestra
Floyd: Of Mice and Men, Act I