‘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 {…}

North Carolina Opera To Perform World Premiere Staging Of ‘Family Secrets: Kith And Kin’

On Feb. 15 and 16, 2018, North Carolina Opera presents the world premiere staged production of “Family Secrets: Kith and Kin” by composer Daniel Thomas Davis. The work, which was commissioned for soprano Andrea Edith Moore, who is also the featured performer, brings together original music by Davis, and newly commissioned texts from seven internationally acclaimed Southern authors (Allan Gurganus, Randall {…}