Connetquot High School alumnus Nevin (Buddy) Shah will star in “The Beggar’s Opera” at Hofstra Opera Theatre from Feb. 3-5.

A member of the Class of 2014, Nevin has a long history of musical accomplishments from high school, including being selected as an All-State singer. In addition to perusing his musical talents at Hofstra, he is working to receive his bachelor’s degree in finance.

The district congratulates Nevin on landing the lead in the upcoming opera and wishes him well as he takes the stage. For information on the show or to purchase tickets, please visit