Finger Lakes Opera’s ‘Behind the Curtain’ Series Returns with New Episodes

On March 30, 2021, Finger Lakes Opera Artistic Director and founder Gerard Floriano’s video podcast series, titled “Behind the Curtain,” returned for new episodes, featuring conversations with prominent American stage directors. The first episode saw Floriano in conversation with Fenlon Lamb, who was stage director for FLO’s productions of “La Traviata” and “Tosca.” Lamb is also the co-creator of Papermoon {…}

Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts Releases ‘Mission: Commission’ Podcast Trailer

The Miller Theatre at Columbia University School of the Arts has announced the release of a trailer for its upcoming podcast series “Mission: Commission,” whetting the audience’s appetite for the series launch scheduled for Tuesday, April 13, and running on consecutive Tuesdays through May 18. The free six-episode podcast challenges three composers to create a newly commissioned work in just {…}

Chantal Braziel, James Harkness, Dr. Tiffany Jackson, and Joelle Lamarre Headline Third Episode of ‘Music as the Message’ Series

On April 25, audiences will be invited into the home of Adrienne Danrich for the third episode of the American Opera Project’s virtual series “Music as the Message,” titled “Our Stories ~ Our Voices.” Hosted by Danrich, the event will feature a cast of prominent black artists such as Chantal Braziel, James Harkness, Dr. Tiffany Jackson, and Joelle Lamarre. This {…}