Posts in category "Chicago Folks Operetta"

"The Circus Princess" (Chicago Folks Operetta): It's a Circus!

"The Circus Princess" (Chicago Folks Operetta): It's a Circus!
#134.  Chicago Folks Operetta presents THE CIRCUS PRINCESS.  Feodora is wealthy, a widow and a princess.  The Czar wants her to marry but she has a bad habit of snubbing potential candidates.  Mr. X is famous, a circus performer, and a prince in disguise.  The Grand Duke wants Mr. X to marry Feodora.  The Duke... Read more »

"The Rose From Stambul" (Chicago Folks Operetta) Sweet Romance Ready for Picking!

"The Rose From Stambul" (Chicago Folks Operetta) Sweet Romance Ready for Picking!
When I first moved to Chicago, I interviewed to be a bartender at the Lyric Opera. During the process, I was asked about my favorite opera.  I admitted that I had never been to the opera but I enjoyed the music in movies like “Philadelphia.”  Well, despite my lack of musical panache, I got the... Read more »