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CSO Chorus to Hold Auditions
The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera chorus will hold auditions for the 2012-2013 season on September 21, 2012 starting at 6:00pm in the Tivoli Theatre Dance Studio.
Hailed as “phenomenal with incredible energy and careful attention to vocal and instrumental detail” by the Chattanooga Times Free Press, the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Chorus is devoted to creating exceptional music. This volunteer chorus includes professional and amateur musicians from the Tri-State Region and has been performing for over 50 years. The CSO Chorus repertoire ranges from La Boheme to The Music of Queen. This season, the chorus will join the CSO for performances at a Veteran’s Day concert in November, the annual Home for the Holidays concert in December, and the Verdi Requiem in March.
Darrin Hassevoort, CSO Director of Choruses, has led the CSO chorus for over 10 seasons. Hassevoort is an Associate Professor of Music at Chattanooga State and also serves as the Interim Dean of Humanities and Fine Arts. He has performed as a soloist with Choral Arts of Chattanooga, The Chattanooga Theatre Centre, Cartersville Opera, and has twice performed the role of King Kaspar in the Chattanooga Symphony & Opera’s performance of Amahl and the Night Visitors.
Singers should prepare two contrasting selections, with one preferably, though not mandatory, in a foreign language. An accompanist will be provided. For more information or to schedule an audition, contact CSO Chorus Administrator Mary Lynn Wilson at 423-304-1535 or email@example.com.CSO Chorus to Hold Auditions
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Dwayne Johnson remembers the first time he ever encountered the idea of Hercules. He was five years old and he saw a poster of Steve Reeves as Hercules breaking chains from pillars. Johnson says at the time, he didn't know anything about the myth of Hercules. He just thought it was a cool picture. Now it's his turn to bring the myth to life. Johnson plays a modern version in "Hercules," which opens today.
Dwayne Johnson says he never thought Hercules should be a young man.
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HERCULES APPEARS AT COMIC-CON
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- "Hercules" has muscled-in on Comic-Con. Hercules star Dwayne Johnson made a surprise appearance at the pop culture convention yesterday. He high-fived fans -- and invited them all to special screenings of the new movie. Johnson says he booked three San Diego theaters for the screenings. Johnson isn't the only star to drop by Comic-Con's opening day in San Diego. Actors Jeff Bridges, John Malkovich and Benedict Cumberbatch made appearances.
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ALEC BALDWIN ADMONISHED TO "BE A GOOD BOY"
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SHIA LaBEOUF SEEKS RESOLUTION OF CASE
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shia LeBeouf has another court date set for September in an incident in which he's accused of acting out while in the audience of a Broadway play last month. The actor's lawyer and prosecutors are trying to hash out a settlement over the incident in which LeBeouf lit cigarettes, yelled at actors onstage and cursed security guards. As he was ushered out of the theater, he hollered: "Do you know who I am." LeBeouf's publicist says the episode stemmed from an alcohol problem -- and that the actor has since gotten treatment.
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