Peabody Opera Theatre Featured in Blog Post

Peabody Opera Theatre’s upcoming production of Kirk Mechem’s Pride and Prejudice has been featured in Jane Austen’s World Blog. Peabody students Claire Cooper, Kyle Dunn, and Joshua Scheid are featured in the article for their roles, alongside Joann Kulesza, music director. The article reviews the preview of the production which took place at Goucher College.

Kisma Jordan Featured in Article

Soprano Kisma Jordan (GPD ’12, Opera) is featured in ProFellow’s recent article about her experience winning and using the Kresge Arts Fellowship. In the article, she talks about how the award has changed her life and offers advice to artists applying for it.

Garnett Bruce Directs Opera Grand Rapids

Opera stage director Garnett Bruce has directed Opera Grand Rapids’s production of Le Nozze di Figaro, which will play on Friday and Saturday, May 4 and 5, at 7:30 pm. Both shows will be at the DeVos Performance Hall, in Grand Rapids, Mich.

Opera Outreach on the Radio

Peabody Opera Outreach’s Where in the World is Opera? will have a live broadcast on WTMD, which will be live streamed on the WTMD facebook page, as well as the radio station, and for a live studio audience. The show is Saturday, February 10, at 9:00 am, and they will be performing for kids aged […]

Peabody’s Opera Outreach to Perform at Kennedy Center

The Peabody Opera Outreach will be performing Errollyn Wallen’s ANON at the Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage on Sunday, February 4, at 6:00 pm. The opera explores the subjects of domestic/familial abuse, human trafficking, and the inequities women face, and was composed specifically to bring these issues to light for young women. Performers include: Madilyn Crossland, Laura, Doyon, […]

Composer Jake Heggie Residency Culminates in New Version of Opera

Composer Jake Heggie completes a weeklong Peabody Chamber Opera residency with four performances of a new version of his Out of Darkness: Two Remain, February 8–11 at Theatre Project, 45 West Preston Street, Baltimore. The Wall Street Journal calls Heggie “arguably the world’s most popular 21st century opera and art song composer.” His opera, with […]

Peabody Opera Outreach on PD Presents Stage

Peabody Opera Outreach will present Where in the World is Opera? on the PD Presents Stage at Port Discovery this Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 2:00 pm. Where in the World is Opera? is a 35-minute interactive program that demonstrates a wide variety of musical vocabulary and introduces students to the world of opera, including where it is found […]