Friday, April 12, 2019
7:30 p.m., Spanos Theatre
Cal Poly Student Opera Theatre (CPSOT) presents a 1930s and ’40s cabaret-style showcase featuring all music major and minor vocalists singing standards by Harold Arlen, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin and George Gershwin. The evening of nostalgic big band music includes the beloved songs “I Get a Kick Out of You,” “That Old Black Magic,” “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” “The Man That Got Away,” “Paper Moon,” “Embraceable You,” “Fascinating Rhythm,” “Give Me Your Tired, Your Poor,” “God Bless America,” “I Got the Sun in the Morning,” and many more delightful solos, duets and trios. Cal Poly faculty musicians include John Astaire, drums; Ken Hustad, bass; Dave Becker, saxophone; and Paul Woodring, keyboards. Produced and directed by CPSOT founder Jacalyn Kreitzer; Katherine Arthur, co-director.
Tickets ($14 general, $9 students)