Fine Arts Series Welcomed Robert Schumann to the Stage

In a dramatic one-man show, Stephen Eager performed a touching portrayal of composer Robert Schumann (1810–1856). Through Schumann’s trials, disappointments, and triumphs, Eager revealed one man’s passion for music, genius of composition, and devotion to the woman he loved while battling a lifelong, debilitating illness. Audiences found themselves captivated by this story of love, sacrifice, and tragedy that brought the world some of the most inspiring music of the Romantic Era.

Published 10/23/2014