How does a college football player with hopes for the NFL become a world-renowned operatic bass and Artistic Advisor for Cincinnati Opera? Listen as Morris Robinson chats with Artistic Director Evans Mirageas about his dynamic career and inspiring story.
Composer and activist Laura Kaminsky staged her flagship opera As One for the first time in 2014. Since then, it has been produced by over twenty companies, making it the most-performed contemporary opera in the U.S. Listen as Artistic Director Evans Mirageas talks with Kaminsky about her unusual path to becoming a composer, her past work, and the story behind her groundbreaking chamber opera.
Join Evans Mirageas as he interviews Norah Amsellem, acclaimed international opera singer. Amsellem starred as Violetta in our 2018 production of La Traviata.
At the age of 13, Rufus Wainwright—best known as a Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter—listened to opera for the first time and simply fell in love. Listen as Artistic Director Evans Mirageas asks him about his musical inspirations, recent compositions, and life as an artist in two seemingly different musical worlds.
Cincinnati Opera's Harry T. Wilks Artistic Director Evans Mirageas interviews Maestro Louis Langrée of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Maestro Langrée conducts his own orchestra in our 2017 production of La Bohème.