Vigthor Zophoniasson is Back – The Kansas City Star

Vigthor Zophoniasson is Back – The Kansas City Star

Actor returns to the stage where he tore an Achilles tendon
by Robert Trussell, The Kansas City Star

Vigthor Zophoniasson is starring in “Master Class” this fall, after an onstage injury while performing “The Fantasticks” in May.

Vigthor Zophoniasson is back.

The 31-year-old tenor and actor, a native of Iceland, is appearing in Spinning Tree Theatre’s production of Terrence McNally’s “Master Class” at the Off Center Theatre.

And he’s standing unassisted on two feet.

In May, Zophoniasson contributed a particularly vivid footnote to Kansas City’s theater history when, on the opening …

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KCMetropolis.org names “The Fantasticks” Best of 2011-12

KCMetropolis.org names “The Fantasticks” Best of 2011-12

KCMetropolis.org – August 21, 2012
Editor’s Picks 2011–12 season

Vigthor Zophoniasson as El Gallo in “The Fantasticks”

by Karen Hauge

Spinning Tree Theatre—The Fantasticks. Scheming and true love and crutches, oh my! I had the unusual privilege of being able to see this show one-and-a-half times, the first half of which ended unfortunately in injury and had to be resumed at a later date. If it’s possible, the show was even funnier and more ingeniously produced with the narrator (brilliantly maneuvered by Vigthor Zophoniasson) zooming around the stage …

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‘Maria Returns’ – The Kansas City Star

‘Maria Returns’ – The Kansas City Star

The Kansas City Star – August 16, 2012
Theater news: Spinning Tree plans ‘Master Class’

Cynthia Hyer

Maria returns

Spinning Tree Theatre has announced its fall production: Terrence McNally’s “Master Class,” running Oct. 11-28 at the Off Center Theatre on the third level of Crown Center. McNally’s play depicts a class conducted by the exacting soprano Maria Callas in the twilight of her career. Cynthia Hyer plays Callas. Also in the cast are Natalie Liccardello, Sylvia Stoner, Vigthor Zophoniasson and Tony Bernal. Michael Grayman directs.

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COMING SOON: “Master Class” October 11-28, 2012

COMING SOON: “Master Class” October 11-28, 2012

Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays 8pm and Sundays 2pm

starring Cynthia Hyer, Natalie Liccardello, Sylvia Stoner, Vigthor Zophoniasson and Tony Bernal

The original diva.
The greatest dramatic soprano of her generation.
After headlining every major opera house,
Maria Callas accepts an invitation from The Juilliard School
to conduct a series of sold-out master classes for a select group of young professionals.
Drop-dead funny and larger-than-life, Callas takes the stage to instruct, reminisce and inspire.

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“The Fantasticks” May, 2012

“The Fantasticks” May, 2012

May 10-27, 2012
Off Center Theatre
Crown Center

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