Latonia Moore & Jesus García Headlines ‘A Philadelphia Christmas Carol’

On December 19, 2021, 11th Hour Theatre Company will present a podcast version of Charles Dickens’ holiday classic, titled “A Philadelphia Christmas Carol.” This radio play, adapted by Mark Shanahan, will feature company musicians joined by internationally-acclaimed artists of opera and musical theatre. The cast is comprised of Ian Peakes as Scrooge, Lindsay Smiling as Bob Cratchitt, Liz Filios as {…}

Isabel Leonard, Davone Tines Headline Boston Lyric Opera’s Upcoming Miniseries ‘desert in’

Boston Lyric Opera has announced that it will kick off production on “desert in,” a new opera miniseries set to launch in June on The eight-part series will feature such artists as Nico Muhly, Wang Lu, Jesus Garcia, Vijay Iyer, Nathalie Joachim, Isabel Leonard, Talise Trevigne, Davone Tines, Edward Nelson, and Alan Pingarron, among others. The work was co-created {…}

Tenor Jesus Garcia To Present ‘Manifest Destiny By Jesus G’

Tenor Jesus Garcia will present his song cycle “Manifest Destiny by Jesus G” during Philadelphia’s Fringe Festival this September. According to the press release, Garcia will “explore the juxtaposition of [his] Catholic upbringing, his Native-American ancestry, and his sexuality” through his alter-ego, Jesus G. He aims to “to challenge the abuse of power, and honor the soul’s journey, from its trials {…}