Department of Music

Music Students Perform as Orchestra Pit with Theatre Musical

Music Students Perform as Orchestra Pit with Theatre Musical

Music Students Perform as Orchestra Pit with Theatre Musical

Flute student Brenna Seymour has interviewed students about their experiences with “Once Upon a Mattress.”

Local musicians and select students have come together to create the orchestra pit for Department of Theatre's Once Upon a Mattress, a comedic musical loosely based off the fairytale The Princess and the Pea. Directed by Dr. Michael Pendowski, this twelve-member pit have collaborated with music theatre students and faculty to put on an exciting live production.

Flute student Brenna Seymour wrote an article about the music students’ experiences thus far, which has been featured on Auburn Family, Auburn University’s social network. Read the entire article here:

"Life in the Pit" by Brenna Seymour

Remaining Once Upon a Mattress performances are:

  • Fri. Feb. 20 @7:30pm
  • Sat. Feb. 21 @7:30pm
  • Sun. Feb. 22 @2:30pm (Matinee)
  • Tues. Feb 24@7:30pm
  • Wed. Feb. 25 @7:30pm
  • Thur. Feb. 26 @7:30pm
  • Fri. Feb. 27 @7:30pm
  • Sat. Feb. 28 @7:30pm
  • Sun. March 1 @2:30pm (Matinee)

Last Updated: February 25, 2015