Chancellor’s Professor of Music (Voice)
Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
Costanza Cuccaro had an international career performing lyric-coloratura roles at major opera houses around the world, including The Metropolitan Opera, Teatro Colon, Toronto, Montreal, Berlin, Munich, and Vienna State Opera. Her credits include appearances with the orchestras of Chicago, Cleveland, Paris, Berlin, Rome, Tel-Aviv, Detroit, and Toronto. Professor Cuccaro’s recording and video credits include several operas and oratorios.
Professor of Musical Theater
Carnegie Mellon University, School of Drama
Gary Kline is a professor of musical theater and serves as assistant head of acting and musical theater at Carnegie Mellon University’s (CMU) School of Drama. He has taught at the NIDA Acting School in Sydney, Australia, the Flying Swan program at Wesleyan University, the Performing Arts Project (TPAP) at Wake Forest, Music Theater College Auditions (MTCA) in New York City, and continues as artistic director of the ArtsBridge Summer Musical Theater program. Additionally, Kline teaches many private masterclasses throughout the U.S.
June 20 @ 8 p.m. at the Ferguson Center for the Arts, come hear Gary Kline and Broadway pianist and vocal coach Christopher Stevens as they present an evening of unforgettable song and entertainment.
Entrepreneur and designer
Ms. Haas has played Glinda in the Broadway production of Wicked. Prior to her Broadway role, Tiffany wowed audiences nationwide portraying the ever-popular Glinda with the National Tour. She also toured as the dance captain for the Tony Award winning musical The Drowsy Chaperone.
June 27 @ 8 p.m. at the Ferguson Center for the Arts, come hear Tiffany Haas perform an evening of popular Broadway hits and familiar classics from the Great American Songbook.
Twyla Robinson’s incisive musicianship, ravishing vocal beauty, and dramatic delivery have taken her to the leading concert halls and opera stages of Europe and North America. She has performed with the London Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Berlin Staatskapelle and Los Angeles Philharmonic, and worked with the world’s leading conductors including Christoph Eschenbach, Alan Gilbert, Bernard Haitink, Pierre Boulez and Michael Tilson Thomas.
June 23 @ 8 p.m. at the Ferguson Center for the Arts, come hear Twyla Robinson as she performs an evening of classical art songs and arias.