Teatro Grattacielo & Camerata Bardi Vocal Academy Announces Winners of Giovanni Consiglio International Competition

The Teatro Grattacielo and Camerata Bardi Vocal Academy have announced the winners of the first edition of the Giovanni Consiglio International Competition. Taking home the first prize was American soprano Alexandra Raskazoff. In second place came Italian soprano Mariangela Santoro. South African tenor Makudupanyane Senaoana was awarded the Scholarship Prize while South African tenor Slovo Magida took home the Arthur {…}

Third Eye Theatre Ensemble to Present Double Bill of ‘Stitch’ & ‘Witness’

Third Eye Theatre Ensemble will present a digital live double bill on Oct. 17, 2020. The performance will feature Juliet Palmer’s “Stitch” and Alexandra Enyart’s “Witness.” The cast includes Rena Ahmed, Angela Born, Mary Lutz Govertsen, and Alexandra Enyart. “Stich,” an a cappella opera for three voices and three sewing machines, tells the story of three women trapped in manufacturing {…}

Jonathan Khuner & Michael Senturia Unveil Digital Mini-Opera ‘The Deceiver of Citizens’

Music and video director Jonathan Khuner and composer/librettist Michael Senturia have released their new opera “The Deceiver of Citizens” online. The work focuses on the titular Deceiver and his interactions with two Enablers and a young allegorical character known as “Innocence.” The opera, which lasts a little over 14 minutes, was filmed in five different locations and features Alex Boyer, {…}

Christman Opera Company to Stream 2nd Annual Haiti Children Benefit Concert

On September 25, 2020, Christman Opera Company will hold its annual benefit concert, titled “An Evening of Music.” Proceeds will go towards supporting the nonprofit organization HaitiChildren in efforts to bring shelter, food, and education to impoverished children in the island nation. Due to the ongoing pandemic, the concert will be held virtually through Zoom. The program will feature mezzo-soprano {…}