Wild Space Dance and Milwaukee Opera Theatre are collaborating on “Uproar,” which features mezzo-soprano Colleen Brooks singing the role of Eberhardt, conducted by Viswa Subbaraman.
Viswa Subbaraman to lead production of Voir Dire in his Fort Worth Opera debut.
Mezzo-soprano Sofia Selowsky ’12, a vocalist at the Houston Grand Opera, sang “La Petenera” from the zarzuela “La Marchenera”.
Now entering his fourth season, Artistic Director Viswa Subbaraman has continually pushed the envelope by bringing Skylight audiences productions that offer the kind of work that isn’t seen anywhere else in the city and that helps to redefine the Skylight mission.
The last time director Chuck Hudson helmed an Arizona Opera production, it turned into a profitable venture for the company.
Any production of Wagner’s “Ring” Cycle — even just a concert performance — is a mammoth undertaking for a major opera company or orchestra, never mind for Lexington Symphony and Symphony New Hampshire.
The number is 110: One hundred and ten past and new TED speakers are part of our newest conference, TEDSummit, happening in Banff, Canada, 26–30 June 2016.
Kathleen Kelly conducts the Columbus Symphony in Bizet’s Carmen, directed by Crystal Manich starring Avery Amereau in the title role.
While Ozawa was busy directing big-name operas—“A Little Night Music” at Houston Grand Opera and “Les Mamelles de Tiresias” at the Wolf Trap Opera Company in Fairfax, Va.—he gathered some people well-known in their fields for his company, whose name comes from his nickname in college.
Director Matthew Ozawa maintained an orderly traffic flow of more than 120 singers, choristers and extras, taking the opera Verdi wrote seriously, in a straightforward, essentially traditional production with modern design touches in the sets, costumes and projections.