LA Opera Unveils LAO At Home Slate for April 6-10

By David Salazar

The LA Opera has unveiled the slate for its “LAO at Home” program for the week between April 6-10.

The weekly streaming service will kick off on Monday with a living room recital headlined by soprano Janai Brugger. The recital starts at 4 p.m. PT / 7 p.m. ET.

On Tuesday at 2 p.m. PT / 5 p.m. ET, the company will live stream “The Prospector,” a children’s adaptation of Puccini’s “The Girl of the Golden West.” The showcase is intended for all families to join in.

The next day, the company will feature “Opera to Learn By,” a new podcast featuring music director James Conlon as he explores operas by Debussy and Wagner and explores how their works influenced one another. The podcast launches at 4 p.m. PT / 7 p.m. ET.

Thursday is the night for yet another living room recital, this time featuring soprano Sylvia D’Eramo and baritone Michael J. Hawk. It kicks off at 4 p.m. PT / 7 p.m. ET.

The week ends with Backstage at LAO start at 4 p.m. PT / 7 p.m. ET.