Opera51 presents Faust, by Charles Gounod
June 7, 9, and 10, 2018 at The Performing Arts Center at 51 Walden
Conducted by Alan Yost


Principals and Covers

    Principal   Cover
Faust   Chris Eaglin    Sean Parr
Marguerite   Robin Farnsley   Tamra Grace Jones
Martha   Margretta Beaty   Lindsay Burroughs
Mephistopheles   Michael Prichard   Frank Walker
Siebel   Kathryn Tolley   Emily Adams
Valentin   James Liu   Joshua Dixon
Wagner   Ethan Sagin   Bill Hoermann

Chorus Demons, Featured Chorus, and Chorus

Chloe D’Addio soprano   Featured Chorus
Grace Allendorf alto   Featured Chorus
Honner Billings soprano    
Rosario Caltabiano tenor    
Terri Carotenuto alto    
Charles Dewing tenor    
Phil Drew tenor    
Marc deFontnouvelle bass    
Lissa Gilbert alto   Featured Chorus
Eduardo Arturo Gonzalez tenor   Demon
Sally Harris alto   Demon
Bill Hoermann bass    
Elizabeth Hoermann soprano   Featured Chorus
Alyssa Hopkin soprano    
Susan Ketteringham alto    
Lance Levine tenor   Featured Chorus
Chris Loschen bass   Featured Chorus
Nancy Megrian soprano   Featured Chorus
Jim Miller bass    
David Missirian bass   Featured Chorus
Lyza Morss soprano    
Ketti Jane Muschler soprano    
Jay Newlon bass   Demon
Erin Palmer soprano    
Laura Proctor soprano   Demon
Tom Regan tenor    
Qirui Shen alto   Featured Chorus
Joan Sherman soprano    
David Siktberg tenor   Featured Chorus


Orchestra: Siri Smedvig, concertmaster, Violin 1: Tim Arnold, Poliana Yee, Carole Wayland, Labeeby Servatius, and Jim Van Sciver; Violin 2: Loretta Tramontozzi, Sue Stone, Sheryl Lafayette, Ashley Offret, Deborah Peirce, and Sharon Lamprecht; Viola: John Glenn, Mary Weeks, and Cathy Gates; Cello: Julie Durrell, Marsha Turin, Rob Bethel, and Miranda Henne; Bass: Charlie McCauley; Flutes: Jan Kinmonth and Susan Jackson; Oboe: Sandra Ayres; Clarinet: Jerry Vabulus and Michelle Markus; Bassoon: David Halpert; Horns: Cam Owens and Cassandra LaRochelle, Trumpet:Alton Baggett and Margaret Romero; Trombone: Doug Weeks; Timpani: Frank Kumiega; Percussion: Davis Coleman, Mitch Dion, and Shane O’Donohoe; Harp and Organ: Judy Ross.


Production Team  

Alan Yost   Conductor  
Robin Farnsley   Artistic Director, Stage Director, Costume Designer  
Roxanne Becker   Costume Designer, Set Designer  
Sarah Telford   Chorus Master  
Pamela Wolfe   Vocal Coach  
Set construction   Phil Drew  
Lighting design   Rick Shamel  
Choreographer   Jay Newlon  
Light Board Operator   Kathy Lague  
Carole Wayland,
David Siktberg

A Fundraiser for 51 Walden

The performance is a benefit fundraiser to support operation of the 51 Walden facility.  Proceeds contribute valuable funds to the maintenance and operation of 51 Walden, a community resource supporting hundreds of local residents each week throughout the year.

A gala in support of the 2018 Faust production will be held the evening of Saturday April 21st at  the Concord Trinitarian Congregational church – across the street from 51 Walden.  Cast performances, a talk about the opera, a silent auction, and delicious food and beverages will be featured, along with videos of past productions.