Ouachita Baptist University’s Division of Music and Department of Theatre Arts presented Michael Ching’s opera Speed Dating November 16-19, 2017. in Jones Performing Arts Center.
This contemporary comic opera explores how one finds love in the modern world. The story follows a group of strangers who gather at a small coffee house for a speed dating event. The audience will meet all sorts of quirky characters including an origami artist, a budding country singer, a cat lover and a woman who is certain she has been abducted by aliens.
The Cast includes: Esther Atkinson; Joy Biebighauser; Dylan Blackwood; Micah Brooks; Jessie Brunson; Matthew Burns; Dean Carmona; Anna Crane; Logan Dooley; Evan Dowers; Ansley Elliott; Aryana Gardner; Bonnie Gentry; Lizzy Griffin; Danielle Hall; Jacob Hemsath; Hannah Hill; Emily Johnson; Destiny Kirkham; Amy Lytle; Clay Mobley; Zachary Myers; Michael Pere; Lexi Reimer; Autumn Romines; Kristi Roshto; Hannah Saunders; Elizabeth Schutter; Scotty Scott; Emily Siemens; Lauren Terry; Anna Joie Valdez; Cedar Valdez; Libby Villegas; Sharayah Wallace; Cody Walls; Kaitlyn Watson; and Rachel Webber.