UT faculty and staff are invited to a special performance of the Clarence Brown Theatre (CBT) and Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s (KSO) collaborative production of Peter Shaffer’s “Amadeus” at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 14. University employees may purchase discounted tickets for themselves and one guest for $10 each through the box office at 974-5161.
“Amadeus” is the story of court composer Salieri, who is astounded by Mozart’s beautiful music and consumed by envy and insecurity. Salieri sets out to destroy the musical prodigy’s life and career.
The collaborative production opens Wednesday, Sept. 8, and will be directed by CBT Producing Artistic Director Calvin MacLean and will feature the Knoxville Symphony Chamber Orchestra, conducted by KSO Music Director Lucas Richman.
This production will be presented in association with Schaad Companies and with support provided by Jim and Natalie Haslam and the UT College of Arts and Sciences.
Tickets for this production are regularly $50 for weekend shows and $40 for weeknight shows.
Show dates and times are Sept. 8-10 and 14-17 at 7:30 p.m.; and Sept. 12 at 2 p.m. There will be two performances on Sept. 19, at 2 and 7:30 p.m. For more information or for tickets call 974-5161 or visit http://www.clarencebrowntheatre.com/.