“Whether you are new to Wagner or have spent your life immersed in his world, Der Fliegende Holländer works its magic by giving you new ways to dream.” Fred Plotkin, opera expert and author of Opera 101, on Wagner’s The Flying Dutchman.
Inspired by his experience as a summer trainee at Cincinnati Opera, Sam Kerns founded a nationally certified Teen Opera Council at his school, School for Creative and Performing Arts (SCPA). “Opera gave me so much, and bringing it to my peers was the least I could do.”
Known for his booming voice and his larger-than-life stage presence, bass Morris Robinson took on a decidedly different sort of role with Cincinnati Opera when he was named Artistic Advisor to the company.
Artistic Director Evans Mirageas talks with composer and activist Laura Kaminsky about her unusual path to becoming a composer, her past work, and the story behind her groundbreaking chamber opera.
Harry T. Wilks Artistic Director Evans Mirageas calls Charles Parsons a “lifelong ambassador to the Opera.” This episode is in memory of Parsons, who passed away on July 20, 2018 at the age of 77.
Randy Bowman, Principal Flute of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, took a moment to answer our questions about the music from Another Brick in the Wall. Read on to learn about his rock 'n' roll upbringing and the musical inspirations for this epic new opera!
An overview of classical radio superstar Naomi Lewin’s lively and clever Opera Rap event at the Mercantile Library.