The NEIU Department of Music presented "Street Scene" an American opera by Kurt Weill on April 11 - 14. The production of Street Scene at NEIU was directed by Sasha Gerritson, instructor, music, and conducted by Michael Melton, instructor, music.
The production was funded in party by a grant from the Kurt Weill Foundation for Music. This prestigious organization offers funding only to the most serious and legitimate music schools/departments after a lengthy and rigorous application. The NEIU Department of Music, recently recognized and accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, was one of the few selected for 2012.
Scroll down to view picutres from "Street Scene."