Author Archive | Miriam Urquhart


‘Requiem’ at Young Artists of America by Miriam Urquhart

Young Artists of America has done it again. This evening’s concert, REQUIEM, was nothing short of angelic. The beautiful concert featured pieces from a wide variety of requiems by multiple composers, including Mozart and Verdi and booming pieces like Andrew Lloyd Webber’s  “Requiem for Evita” to his catchier  “Hosanna,” which soared to the heavens sung by […]

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(Left to right) Tanya Silverstein and Danie Rodriguez.  Photo by Gabe Rodriguez-Fuller.

‘Edges’ at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School by Miriam Urquhart

It was certainly an edgy night at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School’s student-directed production of Edges. Edges is not your average piece of musical theater. This beautifully composed piece takes the audience on an emotional journey. Each song deals with a different human experiences such as falling in love, growing apart, finding one’s identity, and even […]

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The cast of 'Madama Butterfly and Miss Saigon' at Strathmore March 10, 2013. Photo by Michelle Drumheller.

‘Madama Butterfly and Miss Saigon’ at YAA and MCYO at The Music Center at Strathmore by Miriam Urquhart

The heat was truly on in Saigon at The Music Center at Strathmore on Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Madama Butterfly and Miss Saigon – a spectacular joint-production between Young Artists of America and Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras, directed by Alan Paul. The concert featured 130 musicians, singers, and soloists, including three professional opera singers who sang […]

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