West End Lyric has announced its inaugural season.
The Boston-based company will kick off its season with “The Card Game / The Coffee Cantata,” a combined double bill of works by Caldara and Bach.
Performance Date: Nov. 17 & 19, 2023
Next up is “The Women of Tin-Pan-Alley,” a night of cabaret featuring sopranos Jessica Arielle Bloch, Larisa Bainton, Akela Franklin, Julia Pottinger, and Hannah Shanefield.
Performance Date: Dec. 17, 2023
In 2024, the company will present “L’Amico Fritz.”
Performance Date: April 5, 2024
The season ends with a concert featuring works by Jake Heggie and Quinn Gutmann with such artists as Joel Clemens and Jessica Arielle. The work honors lives and stories impacted by the Holocaust and Jewish pogroms.
West End Lyric is a woman-run organization led by Creative Director Jessica Bloch-Moisand, Director of Development Larisa Bainton, Director of Marketing Hannah Shanefield, Director of Education Akela Franklin, and Production Manager Julia Pottinger.