Beth Morrison Projects Announces ‘BMP: Next Generation’ Finalists For March 2018 Concert

The Beth Morrison Projects has announced the “BMP: Next Generation” Composer Initiative Finalists, who will be showcased on March 17, 2018 at the National Sawdust in Brooklyn. The program will feature 10 vocal pieces from such emerging composers as Jessie Downs, Noah Kaplan, Molly Joyce, Michael Lanci, Matt McBane, Emma O’Halloran, Gemma Peacocke, Matthew Recio, Daniel Sabzghabaei, and Leaha Maria {…}

The New Generation Festival To Showcase ‘Don Giovanni’ in 2018

The New Generation Festival has announced its 2018 Festival, which will take place in Florence, Italy. The event will be held for just four days between August 29 and September 1. On the operatic side of things, the festival will showcase Mozart’s perennial masterpiece “Don Giovanni” starring  Simon Schnorr, Anush Hovhannisyan, Rachel Kelly, Roman Lyulkin, Juan de Dios Mateos, Louise Kemény, and Vazgen {…}

‘La Zombiata’ To Receive Revival At WholeTone Opera

Jillian Flexner’s zombie spoof of Verdi’s most popular opera returns with the WholeTone Opera. A year after premiering “La Zombiata: A Zombie Love Story,” the guerrilla opera company will present Flexner’s updated version with additional music written for this fresh rendition, and with UV reactive elements to bring the baroque apocalyptic wasteland into neon phantasma-gore-ical surreality. The company produced the work {…}