Emily Albrink of Walden Theatre’s 2000 class is back in Louisville for her Kentucky Opera debut as the lead soprano Adina in the production of The Elixir of Love. Here’s the details:
THE ELIXIR OF LOVE
Music by Gaetano Donizetti, Libretto by Felice Romani after Scribe’s libretto for Auber’s Le Philtre
The Brown Theatre at 315 West Broadway
Friday, October 22 at 8pm and Sunday, October 24 at 2pm
A magic love potion and the destiny of a love triangle. The Elixir of Love tells the story of a lovable bumpkin, a dashing sergeant and the bewitching town flirt. Filled with light-hearted charm and bursting with feel-good laughs, The Elixir of Love features effervescent Italian melodies and plenty of bel canto vocal fireworks.
Tickets prices are $30 to $80 and $20 students tickets* and are available online at KYOpera.org or by phone at 584.7777. A cast party at Theatre Square Marketplace follows the Friday evening performance.
Emily received her BFA in Musical Theatre from the University of Michigan and a Master of Music Degree from the Manhattan School of Music. She made her professional recital debut at the Bomhard Theater at the Kentucky Center for the Arts as part of the Gheens Great Expectations Series and is an alumna of the Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program at the Washington National Opera, which has led to national and international performances.
*With valid student ID. One per student.