Lecture Series

Friday Night Lecture Series
Know Before You Go

7:00 pm Each Friday night before the performance in the Fellowship Gallery.

Join Union Avenue Opera and Glen Bauer, Ph. D. for our Friday Night lecture series. Dr. Bauer will discuss the opera’s historical importance, guide you through the (sometimes convoluted) plot line, and offer a sneak peak of the music to come.

Dr. Bauer earned a Bachelor of Music in Music History from the University of Missouri-Columbia and a Ph.D. in Musicology from Washington University in St. Louis, He is the Director of Graduate Studies and the Associate Chair with the Department of Music at Webster University. Dr. Bauer also has worked with the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra and Opera Theatre of saint Louis to present music lectures and educational presentations.

Lectures are FREE and open to the public.

2017 Dates:
July 7 and 14 – Albert Herring
July 28 and August 4 – Show Boat
August 18 and 25 – Hänsel und Gretel