A Recital Celebrating Caterina Jarboro

Friday, February 23, 2018
7:30 PM
Cultural Arts CA1075 Beckwith Recital Hall
Event Type
Music Dept.
Ann Seymour
Music Department

Opera Wilmington presents a special evening
Exploring Opera:
Celebrating Caterina Jarboro (1898–1986), Wilmington’s First Operatic Diva

Our Friday evening recital continues the celebration.

The recital features: 

• operatic soprano Jemeesa Yarborough (Florida State and NC School of the Arts) performing music championed by Jarboro throughout her career.

• special guests:

    • Marva Robinson

    • the Williston Alumni Community Choir

    • students from the Snipes Academy of Arts and Design, directed by Christa Faison (B.M. music education '13, UNCW)


    -  $25 general public (per person)
    -  $15 UNCW faculty and staff
    -  $6 students with valid UNCW ID
Tickets are available at the UNCW Box Office, located in Kenan Auditorium: 910.962.3500
Any remaining tickets may be purchased at the Cultural Arts Building Box Office, starting at 6:30 on Friday, Feb. 23. 
Please see the website for information about Opera Symposium events on Friday, Feb. 23 and Saturday, Feb. 24 during the day.  


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Arrive on time

•   Arrive at the concert venue at least 10 minutes before the posted concert time. If you need to get a ticket at the box office, have your UNCW student ID ready and arrive at least another 5 sooner.

    •   The box office will only be open for ticket sales and distribution to students up until 15 minutes after the performance begins. 

    •   Students arriving 5 minutes after the start time of the event will not be admitted free with their UNCW ID card, and must purchase tickets in order to be admitted. If the box office has closed, students will not be admitted into the venue.

Concert attendance and program stamping

Programs for students registered in Department of Music classes are stamped by the ushers at the end of the performance. 

   •   If you leave before the concert ends, your program will not be stamped.

   •   If ushers should run out of programs, ask them to stamp your ticket stub at the end of the concert. Let your teacher know what happened. 


Use of electronic devices during performances

   •   use of computers, tablets, phones is not allowed during performances. Anyone using an electronic device will be asked to put it away. Noncompliance may result in being asked to leave the event.


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