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UTSA Lyric Theatre presents classic operetta 'H.M.S. Pinafore' Oct. 12, 14, 19, 21

H.M.S. PInafore

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(Oct. 10, 2012) -- The UTSA Lyric Theatre will present "H.M.S. Pinafore," a Gilbert and Sullivan classic and favorite operetta, at 7:30 p.m., Friday, Oct. 12 and 19, and 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 14 and 21 in the Buena Vista Street Building Theater (1.326) at the UTSA Downtown Campus.

The story of forbidden love between the classes gets a maritime flavor as the lyrics by W.S. Gilbert are set to the music of Arthur Sullivan. Set aboard the British ship, the H.M.S. Pinafore, a sailor discovers he has feelings for the daughter of the captain of the ship. However, her father has plans for her to marry the First Lord of the Admiralty.

Cast members include Trey Hoadley, Joe Ray Watson, George Flores, Christian Siliker, Andrew Price, Jyron Joseph, Taylor Vollmer, Rachel Pierce and Rachel Pena.

The UTSA Lyric Theatre is a student ensemble directed by UTSA Associate Professor William McCrary. The music ensemble will be directed by Robert Brewer.

General admission is $15, $10 for students with ID, members of the military and seniors age 55 and older. Groups of 10 or more can purchase tickets for $8.

>> To purchase tickets, visit the UTSA Department of Music website.



Dec. 1, 9 a.m.

CITE Venture Competition & Exposition

The annual Center for Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurship (CITE) 100K Venture Competition and Exposition will be held on the Main Campus on Dec. 1. Twenty-eight teams from across the university will exhibit their project; six teams will compete for a prize pool of more than $100,000 in funding to launch their new venture / company. More than 650 students have participated in launching new technology ventures.
Biotechnology, Sciences and Engineering (BSE 2.102), Main Campus

Dec. 3, 5:30 p.m.

UTSA Downtown String Project Winter Concert

This concert features 50 community children performing music in the UTSA Downtown String Project Winter Concert. The children, led by UTSA music students studying to be music teachers, will join together in playing the Theme from Batman at their concert. The Batman of San Antonio, a local celebrity figure, will make an appearance at the concert. This event is free.
Buena Vista Theatre, Downtown Campus

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