Here's everything that happened as part of Virtual Opera Omaha during our tenth week!
Opera in Conversation: Sweeney Todd
On Tuesday evening, our Director of Engagement Programs Lauren Medici sat down with two of Omaha’s most acclaimed artistic forces, conductor Hal France (Opera Omaha Artistic Director 1995-2005) and Susan Clement-Toberer (Producing Artistic Director, BLUEBARN Theatre), to discuss their upcoming production of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street at Opera Omaha, part of our upcoming 2020/2021 Season. Watch the full conversation on Facebook here.
Virtual Prelude Talk: La Sonnambula
Keith Wolfe-Hughes, General Director of Opera Birmingham, presented Friday’s Virtual Prelude Talk on Bellini’s La Sonnambula, in advance of The Metropolitan Opera’s free stream of the opera, in a production starring Natalie Dessay, Juan Diego Flórez, and Michele Pertusi, and conducted by Evelino Pidò which was broadcast live on March 21, 2009. Catch up on this Virtual Prelude Talk on the Opera Birmingham Facebook page.