Department of Music

Lyric Theatre workshop

UToledo music student Paige ChapmanLyric Theatre Workshop is an ensemble supporting a variety of art forms for the lyric stage including opera, operetta, and musical theatre. The ensemble seeks to prepare students for the artistic demands of the 21st-century musical stage by providing performance opportunities where students can develop their acting, singing, movement, and story-telling skills. Past performances have included full mainstage productions, scenes programs, and cabarets. Currently, the course is open to all undergraduate and graduate students at UT, regardless of major. If you would like to join the UT Lyric Theatre Workshop, please contact the director.

Dr. Alexandria Hanhold, director

Heidi Clausius, vocal coach and accompanist 

Past productions



      A Celebration of American Opera and Musical Theatre - Scenes Program


            The Women of Mozart - Scenes Program  

            Sondheim in Concert – collaboration with the UT Wind Ensemble  

            Opera Arias Gala  


            The Telephone and Amelia Goes to the Ball  (Gian Carlo Menotti)

Little Red Riding Hood


            La Bonne Cuisine by (Leonard Bernstein) 

            Cosi fan tutte (W.A. Mozart) 


            A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Benjamin Britten) 

            Dido & Aeneas (Henry Purcell)  


            The Brothers Grimm (Dean Burry) and Little Red Riding Hood (Seymour Barab) 

            The Merry Widow (Franz Lehár) Merry Widow


            The Magic Flute (W.A. Mozart) 


Last Updated: 9/27/23