Coronado hosts artists from Ryan Center

Staff Report

The Coronado Performing Arts Center (CPAC) will present its fifth and final performance of the Rockford Coronado Concert Association 2015-16 schedule on Saturday, April 23, when it hosts five artists from the Ryan Center at the Lyric Opera of Chicago. The performance will take place at 7:30 p.m.

The group performing includes Jesse Donner, Tenor; Mario Antonio Marra, Piano; Richard Ollarsaba, Bass-Baritone; Annie Rosen, Mezzo-Soprano; and Laura Wilde, Soprano. The performance will include many well-known arias, along with classical, contemporary and Broadway selctions. Pieces from Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro; The Saga of Jenny from Kurt Weill’s Lady in the Dark; Somewhere Over the Rainbow from The Wizard of Oz; All I Ask of You from Phantom of the Opera; pieces from Carmen and Carousel; and more.

Tickets are priced from $30-40 and can be purchased online at or by calling 815-968-0595. Student tickets for the event are $10. Group tickets are available by phone. For more information about the performance visit or contact Beth Howard at or call the Rockford Coronado Concert Association at 815-847-6314.

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