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.


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

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