A Swingin' Holiday



Director and Conductor  Benjamin Smolder


Musical Arrangements Steven Milloy, Danny Manning & Benjamin Smolder


Production Alex Lusht (sound), Jay Goodlett (choreography), Tiffany Lusht (set), Russell Blain (lighting) Amanda Horne and Brooke Losey (stage management)


Guest Artists

Tedrin Blair Lindsay (Piano), Steven Milloy (Vocalist), Branden Baribeau (Dancer)


Grand Night Ensemble

Courtney Burgtorf, Kayla Burley, Andrea Davies, Mikaela Hartong, Rebecca Herbst, Lauren Kammerling, Kyra Klontz, Caroline LeMasters, Katie Duffy,

Lauren Salem, Megan Terlau, Alleigh Whiteside, Caroline Grace Williams, Sarah Zaffiro, Loren Reash-Henz, Eric Riddle, A.J. Searle, Chris Toeller


All Star Big Band

Michael Dudley, Mauki McGruder, Dr. Stephen Lytle, Charlie Ferrara, Joe Duran, Eric Wurzelbacher, Danny Manning, Nathan Hatton, Dr. Tedrin Lindsay,  Robie Head, Dr. Robert Davis, Bass Devon Leigh, Dominic Marino, Charles Dong, Christian Dawson, Josh Omaits

Miami Opera Theater


Miami Opera is an important part of the rich and diverse musical experiences that Miami University has to offer.  Miami music majors have the opportunity to assume leadership positions in every part of production.  Opera Auditions and sponsored events are open to all of the student body.

Contact Information:


Benjamin Smolder, Director

109 Presser Hall

501 South Patterson Avenue

Oxford, OH 45056

Telephone (513) 529-3079

Fax  (513) 529-3027