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Next up at the SPACE... Opera and Art Songs!

Coming up at the SPACE this month are two Saturday concerts: Opera Heroines on April 11 and Art Songs on April 25. Both concerts are at 7 pm. Admission is $12; tickets can be reserved by email at info@hloc.org or by calling (707) 822-3319. Thanks to Holly Yashi for their sponsorship of this series!

* April 11, 7 pm: Explore Opera as sung by its heroines, with vocalists Katri Pitts, Sarah Mullen, Amy Chalfant, Sierra Farquhar, and Rachel Post, accompanied by Larry Pitts and Issa Stemler, performing Puccini, Massenet and Mozart.

* April 25, 7 pm: Savor the tradition of Art Songs with vocalists Brad Curtis, Tandy Floyd, Carl McGahan, Fiona Ryder, and Ciara Cheli-Colando, accompanied by Annette Gurnee Hull, Larry Pitts and Jina Silva, performing works by Bellini, Duparc, Ricky Gordon and more.

Then, join us for Acoustic: Voice & Guitar in May, Sassy Musical Theater in June, and our formal Grand Opening on June 7!

HLOC presents Mary Poppins: July 31 to August 15!

Thanks to everyone who auditioned for Mary Poppins! Here's the cast list for this summer's production at the HSU Van Duzer Theatre:

Mary Poppins - Fiona Ryder
Bert - James Gadd
George Banks - Carl McGahan
Winifred Banks - Sarah Mullen
Jane Banks - Cosmo Bernstein & Haley Cress
Michael Banks - Adam Hogue & Caleb Weiss
Katie Nanna - Mary Severdia
Policeman - Jim Willits
Miss Lark - Tracey Barnes Priestley
Admiral Boom - Barry Priestley
Mrs. Brill - Liz Souza
Robertson Ay - Larry Pitts
Robertson Jy - Ty Vizenor
Park Keeper - Elsworth Pence
Neleus - Gino Bloomberg
Queen Victoria - Jeanette Steele
Bank Chairman - Howard Lang
Miss Smythe - Joyce Houston
Von Hussler - Bill Ryder
Northbrook - Bryn Tari
Bird Woman - Jennifer Callen & Patty Andriese
Mrs. Corry - Cindy Cress
Fannie - Simone White
Annie - Judah White
Miss Andrews - Liz Erenberger

Dancers: Gino Bloomberg, Holly Couling, Clare Endert, Merrie Dawn Enos, Keenan Hinz, Melissa Hinz, Kim Jackson, Matilda Jackson, Hannah Jones, Ava Killoran, Katie Kitchen, Milo Mateer, Melanie McCavour, Kayla McConnell, Carli McFarland, Alissa Morey, Rebecca Nugent, Aurora Pitts, Katri Pitts, Rachel Post, Emma Radley, Bill Ryder, Allie Sanchez, Bryan Tari, Nayelli Zechman

Ensemble: Amy Chalfant, George Cramer, Riley Cress, Hannah Davis, Jon Japport-Clower, Celeste Joyner, Haley Katz, Joelle Matteoli, Stella Matteoli McNeil, Sarah Nichols, Dyllan Ortiz, Jazmine Ortiz, Mia Pambianco, Saul Tellez, Tehya Tuttle, James Zwiker


There are many ways to get involved in HLOC, and one of the best ways is to volunteer. If you are a fun and friendly individual who would like to join the HLOC team, please contact us. We would love to have you join the excitement, and would greatly appreciate the help! We are always looking for volunteers in the following areas:

Ushers... Events Planning... Marketing... Concessions... Set Construction... Set Painting... Costume Maintenance... Special Projects... Office Help!

To be in our volunteer pool, please email coordinator Katri Pitts.

The Humboldt Light Opera Company
1482 Buttermilk Lane; Arcata, CA 95521
email: info@hloc.org ~ phone: (707) 445-4310