The Peabody Post

Denyce Graves Featured in The Courier-Journal for Upcoming Role in Jake Heggie’s Opera “Three Decembers”

denyce-gravesVoice faculty artist Denyce Graves, mezzo-soprano, was featured in The Courier-Journal in an article on her career transitions and upcoming role as Madeline Mitchell in composer Jake Heggie’s opera, Three Decembers, based on an unpublished play by Terrence McNally titled some Christmas letters. The opera, featuring a libretto by Gene Scheer, will be conducted by Robert Wood and directed by Bill Florescu. Read the full article here. The performance will take place on Friday, November 13 at 8:00 pm and Sunday, November 15 at 2:00 pm at Brown Theatre in Louisville, Kentucky. An opera preview will be presented one hour before each performance in the Brown Theatre Rehearsal Hall. An Opera Talk Back with conductors, stage directors, and artists will take place after the Sunday performance in the Brown Theatre’s first-floor conference room.Tickets and more info can be found at

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