The Fellows Lectures are sponsored by the Fellows of the Presidents' College as a service to the campus and community.
Cost: $15; Fellows, no charge
Maestro Willie Anthony Waters, former general and artistic director of Connecticut Opera, will share his views on the state of opera—where it was, where it is, and where it will be.
WILLIE ANTHONY WATERS, who holds an honorary doctorate from the University of Hartford, is former general and artistic director of Connecticut Opera, and artistic director of Florida Grand Opera. He has been a guest conductor for numerous American and European opera companies and symphony orchestras, and opera companies and orchestras in South Africa. In 2002, he debuted at New York City Opera, and in 2008 at the Deutsche Opera, Berlin. Maestro Waters also serves as artistic director/opera of the Houston Ebony Opera Guild.
Note: Tuition and fees are non-refundable.