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Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre: Seven Performances!

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Program #5329RJ
7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
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Elevation Note
Logan is an elevation of 4,775 ft.

Itinerary for Jul 15 — Jul 21, 2013

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Type: Hotel

Description: The University Inn is located in the middle of the beautiful Utah State University campus, and at the mouth of Logan Canyon. With this great location, the Inn is the perfect retreat spot for recreation, art and other activities abundantly available in Cache Valley, Utah.

Contact info:
Utah State University
4300 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-4300 USA
phone: 435-797-0017
web: hotel.usu.edu

Room amenities: Voice mail, microwave/refrigerator combo, high speed internet, hairdryer, iron & iron board, Cable TV, and coffee maker.

Facility amenities: Complimentary covered parking and use of campus recreational facilities. Free Aggie ice cream! Indoor room access, elevators, stairs, 24-hour guest services, handicap accessible rooms, free wireless internet, ice & vending on every floor, Gift shop & gift baskets, and non-smoking property.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $70
Available, based upon availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day One: Monday, July 15 - Orientation Dinner
Note: The Orientation Dinner is held at the Beautiful Eccles Conference Center on Utah State University Campus

Arrive To: Arrival at 3 PM.

Dinner: The University Inn & Conference Center will host an Road Scholar Orientation Dinner to kick off a week of Opera Magic. The dinner and information session will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Eccles Conference Center Room 201/203

Lodging: University Inn

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The University Inn is located in the middle of the beautiful Utah State University campus, and at the mouth of Logan Canyon. With this great location, the Inn is the perfect retreat spot for recreation, art and other activities abundantly available in Cache Valley, Utah.

Contact info:
Utah State University
4300 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-4300 USA
phone: 435-797-0017
web: hotel.usu.edu

Room amenities: Voice mail, microwave/refrigerator combo, high speed internet, hairdryer, iron & iron board, Cable TV, and coffee maker.

Facility amenities: Complimentary covered parking and use of campus recreational facilities. Free Aggie ice cream! Indoor room access, elevators, stairs, 24-hour guest services, handicap accessible rooms, free wireless internet, ice & vending on every floor, Gift shop & gift baskets, and non-smoking property.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $70
Available, based upon availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Two: Tuesday, July 16 - Breakfast/Opera Class/Lunch/Opera Class/Dinner
Note: All opera and music classes are held in the University Inn.

Breakfast: Continental Breakfast (eggs, coffee, tea, juice, pastries/breads, fresh fruit) in University Inn Room 518.

Morning: Opera and music classes will be offered in the morning in University Inn Conference Room 507. Instructors will bring to life the magical history of the composers, the stories and themes behind the operas featured in Utah Festival Opera's Season.

Lunch: Lunch will be held at the Taggart Student Center located next to the University Inn.

Afternoon: An opera and music class will be offered in the afternoon in University Inn Conference Room 507. An instructor will bring to life the magical history of the composers, the stories, and themes behind the operas featured in the Utah Festival Opera's Season.

Dinner: For dinner we'll enjoy a delightful meal at one of Logan's wonderful restaurants.

Lodging: University Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The University Inn is located in the middle of the beautiful Utah State University campus, and at the mouth of Logan Canyon. With this great location, the Inn is the perfect retreat spot for recreation, art and other activities abundantly available in Cache Valley, Utah.

Contact info:
Utah State University
4300 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-4300 USA
phone: 435-797-0017
web: hotel.usu.edu

Room amenities: Voice mail, microwave/refrigerator combo, high speed internet, hairdryer, iron & iron board, Cable TV, and coffee maker.

Facility amenities: Complimentary covered parking and use of campus recreational facilities. Free Aggie ice cream! Indoor room access, elevators, stairs, 24-hour guest services, handicap accessible rooms, free wireless internet, ice & vending on every floor, Gift shop & gift baskets, and non-smoking property.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $70
Available, based upon availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Three: Wednesday, July 17 - Breakfast/Opera Class/Lunch/Free Time/Dinner/Lyri...
Breakfast: Continental Breakfast (eggs, coffee, tea, juice, pastries/breads, fresh fruit) in University Inn Room 518.

Morning: Opera and music classes will be offered in the morning in University Inn Conference Room 507. Instructors will bring to life the magical history of the composers, the stories and themes behind the operas featured in Utah Festival Opera's Season.

Lunch: Lunch will be held at the Taggart Student Center located next to the University Inn.

Dinner: Dinner will be at the University Inn.

Evening: We will be attending one of the wonderful performances put on by the Lyric Theater Company in downtown Logan.

Lodging: University Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The University Inn is located in the middle of the beautiful Utah State University campus, and at the mouth of Logan Canyon. With this great location, the Inn is the perfect retreat spot for recreation, art and other activities abundantly available in Cache Valley, Utah.

Contact info:
Utah State University
4300 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-4300 USA
phone: 435-797-0017
web: hotel.usu.edu

Room amenities: Voice mail, microwave/refrigerator combo, high speed internet, hairdryer, iron & iron board, Cable TV, and coffee maker.

Facility amenities: Complimentary covered parking and use of campus recreational facilities. Free Aggie ice cream! Indoor room access, elevators, stairs, 24-hour guest services, handicap accessible rooms, free wireless internet, ice & vending on every floor, Gift shop & gift baskets, and non-smoking property.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $70
Available, based upon availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Four: Thursday, July 18 - Breakfast/Opera Class/Lunch/Irving Berlin/Dinner/...
Breakfast/Opera Class/Lunch/Irving Berlin/Dinner/Lyric Theater Performance

Breakfast: Continental Breakfast (eggs, coffee, tea, juice, pastries/breads, fresh fruit) in University Inn Room 518.

Morning: Opera and music classes will be offered in the morning in University Inn Conference Room 507. Instructors will bring to life the magical history of the composers, the stories and themes behind the operas featured in Utah Festival Opera's Season.

Lunch: Lunch will be at the Taggart Student Center located next to the University Inn.

Afternoon: Enjoy an evening of the best of Irving Berlin, who is widely considered one of the greatest songwriters in American history. He wrote classics like Alexander's Ragtime Band, White Christmas and There's No Business Like Show Business.

Dinner: Dinner will be at one of Logan's charming downtown restaurants.

Evening: We will be attending one of the wonderful performances put on by the Lyric Theater Company in downtown Logan.

Lodging: University Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The University Inn is located in the middle of the beautiful Utah State University campus, and at the mouth of Logan Canyon. With this great location, the Inn is the perfect retreat spot for recreation, art and other activities abundantly available in Cache Valley, Utah.

Contact info:
Utah State University
4300 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-4300 USA
phone: 435-797-0017
web: hotel.usu.edu

Room amenities: Voice mail, microwave/refrigerator combo, high speed internet, hairdryer, iron & iron board, Cable TV, and coffee maker.

Facility amenities: Complimentary covered parking and use of campus recreational facilities. Free Aggie ice cream! Indoor room access, elevators, stairs, 24-hour guest services, handicap accessible rooms, free wireless internet, ice & vending on every floor, Gift shop & gift baskets, and non-smoking property.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $70
Available, based upon availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Five: Friday, July 19 - Breakfast/Free Time/Lunch/Joseph and the Amazing ...
Breakfast/Free Time/Lunch/Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat/Dinner/The Flying Dutchman

Breakfast: Continental Breakfast (eggs, coffee, tea, juice, pastries/breads, fresh fruit) in University Inn Room 518.

Lunch: Lunch will be at the Taggart Student Center located next to the University Inn.

Afternoon: Follow Joseph as he is sold into Egypt by his plotting brothers and later reconciles with his family as a famine plagues the land. Told completely in song, JOSEPH and the AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT is one of the most celebrated musicals of all time. Any Dream Will Do and Close Every Door are just a sampling of its rich musical score. Nominated for six Tonys, including Best Musical and Best Original Score, Joseph is one of the most watched musicals ever produced on Broadway.

Dinner: Dinner will be at one of Logan's charming dowtown restaurant. Enjoy a small-town atmosphere during a delightful evening of great food and great company!

Evening: Pirates, ghost ships, curses and treasure! Long before those Caribbean pirates sailed the ocean blue, The Flying Dutchman wowed opera-goers with romantic and mysterious tales of the sea. Inspired by a stormy sea crossing from Latvia to London in 1839, The Flying Dutchman marks the beginning of Wagner's mature opera canon. Revel in the beauty and precision of one of Germany's premiere opera composers.

Lodging: University Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Hotel

Description: The University Inn is located in the middle of the beautiful Utah State University campus, and at the mouth of Logan Canyon. With this great location, the Inn is the perfect retreat spot for recreation, art and other activities abundantly available in Cache Valley, Utah.

Contact info:
Utah State University
4300 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-4300 USA
phone: 435-797-0017
web: hotel.usu.edu

Room amenities: Voice mail, microwave/refrigerator combo, high speed internet, hairdryer, iron & iron board, Cable TV, and coffee maker.

Facility amenities: Complimentary covered parking and use of campus recreational facilities. Free Aggie ice cream! Indoor room access, elevators, stairs, 24-hour guest services, handicap accessible rooms, free wireless internet, ice & vending on every floor, Gift shop & gift baskets, and non-smoking property.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights before: $70
Available, based upon availability.

Check in time: 3:00 PM


Day Six: Saturday, July 20 - Breakfast w/ the Stars/Backstage Tour/Lunch/Fiddl...
Breakfast w/ the Stars/Backstage Tour/Lunch/Fiddler on the Roof/Closing Dinner/Otello

Note: Bring you passport to the closing dinner to get a Utah State Sticker!

Breakfast: We will join Michael Ballam & UFO Stars in the open-air Café Des Artistes for a charming breakfast and a lively discussion of the season.

Morning: We will attend a backstage tour where we'll learn the history and tour the Ellen Eccles Theatre and the Dansante Building.

Lunch: We will eat lunch at a cozy local restaurant downtown.

Afternoon: Tevye lives at a crossroads. His family and Jewish traditions are being challenged by his strong-willed daughters, and the Tsar of Russia has issued an edict to evict Jews from their homes and villages. Fiddler on the Roof is one of the longest running shows on Broadway and winnner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, Score, Book, Direction and Choreography. Starring Michael Ballam as Tevye, UFOMT's Fiddler on the Roof is must-see musical theatre.

Dinner: Closing Dinner at a restaurant in downtown Logan.

Evening: In true opera fashion, this tale is packed with deceit, conspiracy, a love triangle and ultimately tragedy. Otello, a Venetian general, returns home from a successful military campaign to assume his governorship of Cyprus. His success abroad is quickly eclipsed by conspiracy and treachery at home. Otello finds deceit at every turn. What will he do? Who can he trust? Don't miss this Verdi classic based on the Shakespeare play.

Lodging: University Inn

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Seven: Sunday, July 21 - Breakfast Cookout/Checkout
Note: Check out is at noon.

Breakfast: Finish off an incredible week of magical music and opera with a breakfast cookout. Mingle with new found friends and reminisce on the lovely experiences of the past week.

Afternoon: Check-out time is at noon.

Meals Included: Breakfast


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Logan, UT
Cache Tourist Council800-882-4433
City of LoganLocated at 255 North Main, Logan, UT. Phone: 425-716-9000
For additional information, visit: www.ci.logan.ut.us

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
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6 nights of accommodations
17 meals: 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
7 Performances

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