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PRESS RELEASES

August 16, 2016

American Opera Projects Takes Operas To Space, Asylums, And A Human Uterus In “Composers & the Voice: Six Scenes”.

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AOP ARTICLES, FEATURES, & REVIEWS

AMERICAN OPERA PROJECTS

October 5, 2015 - WQXR
Industry profile: "Magical Thinking Stalks New York's Opera World"

October 16, 2013 - WASHINGTON POST
Industry profile: "Developing New Operas Is an Art in Itself"

October 2, 2013 - THE NEW YORKER
Industry profile: "Classical Music's Hell Week"

March 13, 2013 - NEW MUSIC BOX
Industry profile: "Reports of the Death of Opera Have Been Greatly Exaggerated"

December 10, 2012 - WALL STREET JOURNAL
Industry profile: "Developmental Stages"

June 07, 2012 - WQXR
Industry profile: "When Opera Companies Place Audiences in the Action"

July 3, 2011 - PATCH.COM
Organization profile: "La Cage Au 'Fort'"

December 2008 - OPERA NEWS
Organization profile: American Opera Projects

AND DEATH SHALL HAVE NO DOMINION

June 22, 2014 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Festival/Opera review: Critic's Notebook: "On the Hoof in the City for a Day of Music"

June 16, 2014 - THE HUFFINGTON POST
Opera profile: "Dylan Thomas Poem to Become Syncronized Mobile Headphone Choir"

May 30, 2014 - WNYC NEW SOUNDS
Opera profile: "New Releases, May 2014 & Pete M. Wyer"

ARVO PART / TARIK O'REGAN AT THE GUGGENHEIM

January 12, 2009 - CLASSICS TODAY
Opera review: ARVO PART / TARIK O'REGAN AT THE GUGGENHEIM

January 14, 2009 - THE HUFFINGTON POST
Opera profile: L'ABBE AGATHON

January 17, 2009 - WNET / THIRTEEN.ORG SUNDAY ARTS
Opera review: ARVO PART / TARIK O'REGAN AT THE GUGGENHEIM

February, 2009 - THE BROOKLYN RAIL
Opera review: ARVO PART / TARIK O'REGAN AT THE GUGGENHEIM

AS ONE

April 3, 2015 - THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE
Opera profile: "Two Voices, One Human Experience"

December 27, 2014 - NEW YORK CLASSICAL REVIEW
Best of Year List: "Top Ten Performances of 2014"

December 19, 2014 - WQXR: OPERAVORE
Opera review / Culture profile: "The Second Annual Excellence in Opera ('Freddie') Awards"

December 18, 2014 - SLATE
Opera review / Culture profile: "The Uses of 'Trans' in Arts"

October 2, 2014 - GAY CITY NEWS
Opera review: "New Starts"

September 11, 2014 - OUT MAGAZINE
Opera review: "A Transgender Woman’s Operatic Path to Self-Acceptance"

September 10, 2014 - NY OBSERVER
Opera review: "An Emotional Before-and-After Opera of Gender Transformation Premieres at BAM"

September 9, 2014 - Q ON STAGE
Opera review: "Magnificent 'As One'"

September 9, 2014 - THE FILM EXPERIENCE
Opera review: "Stage Door: 'As One' by Kimberly Reed"

September 2014 - OPERA NEWS
Opera review: "As One BROOKLYN American Opera Projects"

September 5, 2014 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review: "The Arc of a Transgender Life"

September 5, 2014 - NEW YORK CLASSICAL REVIEW
Opera review: "Kaminsky’s transgender opera “As One” makes a poignant and remarkable premiere"

September 5, 2014 - WQXR: OPERAVORE
Opera review: "Opera As One Explores Gender Change, Identity Struggles"

September 5, 2014 - PARTERRE.COM
Opera review: "outskirts"

September 4, 2014 - WWFM: CADENZA
Opera profile: "As One"

September 4, 2014 - HUFFINGTON POST
Opera profile: "'As One' Opera Brings Husband And Wife Stars Together For Heartfelt Transgender Role"

September 3, 2014 - GAY CITY NEWS
Opera profile: "The Voyage to Oneness"

September 2, 2014 - BK LIVE
Opera profile: Video Interview: "As One"

September 2, 2014 - BROOKLYN DAILY
Opera profile: "Husband and wife share role of transgender woman in new opera"

September 2014 - OPERA NEWS
Composer/Opera profile: "Hearing Both Sides"

Fall 2014 - OPERA AMERICA MAGAZINE
Composer/Opera profile: "Are Women Different?"

July 17, 2014 - THE ADVOCATE
Opera profile: "Husband and Wife to Share Role in Trans Opera"

July 10, 2014 - WQXR: OPERAVORE
Opera profile: "What to Hear in NYC Opera and Vocal Music"

BEAUTY INTOLERABLE

June 6, 2013 - BERKSHIRE EAGLE
Composer profile: "Composer Sheila Silver pursues women's voices"

June 6, 2013 - BERKSHIRE EAGLE
Opera profile: BEAUTY INTOLERABLE

June 5, 2013 - REGISTER-STAR (Hudson. NY)
Opera profile: BEAUTY INTOLERABLE

BEFORE NIGHT FALLS

January 4, 2012 - WHAT'S UP MIAMI
Opera preview : "Anticipation for BEFORE NIGHT FALLS, The Opera"

September 2010 - OPERA NEWS
Opera review : BEFORE NIGHT FALLS World Premiere, Fort Worth Opera

July 5, 2010 - THE NATIONAL REVIEW
Opera review : BEFORE NIGHT FALLS World Premiere, Fort Worth Opera

June 26, 2010 - THE WASHINGTON POST
Opera review : BEFORE NIGHT FALLS World Premiere, Fort Worth Opera

June 7, 2010 - MY BIG GAY EARS (blog)
Opera review : BEFORE NIGHT FALLS World Premiere, Fort Worth Opera

June 2, 2010 - FORT WORTH WEEKLY
Opera review : BEFORE NIGHT FALLS World Premiere, Fort Worth Opera

May 31, 2010 - D MAGAZINE (DALLAS)
Opera review : BEFORE NIGHT FALLS World Premiere, Fort Worth Opera

May 30, 2010 - THE DALLAS MORNING NEWS
Opera review : BEFORE NIGHT FALLS World Premiere, Fort Worth Opera

May 30, 2010 - ARTS & SEEK
Opera review : BEFORE NIGHT FALLS World Premiere, Fort Worth Opera

May 28, 2010 - DALLAS VOICE.COM
Opera profile : "Before Before Night Falls"

September 2006 - THE GAY & LESBIAN REVIEW
Opera profile : "Dreaming Opera: Adapting Before Night Falls"

May 4, 2005 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera workshop review: BEFORE NIGHT FALLS

BLESSED ART THOU AMONGST WOMEN

July 26, 2012 - ARTS JOURNAL
Opera review : BLESSED ART THOU AMONGST WOMEN at NJ Opera

July 5, 2012 - WQXR blog
Opera profile : "One-Person Shows: Star Vehicles but Compelling Drama?"

THE BLIND

PRESS QUOTES FOR THE BLIND
Quote sheet for THE BLIND Premiere production at Lincoln Center Festival 2013

December 18, 2013 - WQXR.COM
Year-end review : "12 Pivotal Moments in Opera in 2013"

July 31, 2013 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Festival review : THE BLIND Premiere production at Lincoln Center Festival 2013

July 17, 2013 - ARTS JOURNAL
Opera review : THE BLIND Premiere production at Lincoln Center Festival 2013

July 15, 2013 - BACHTRACK
Opera review : THE BLIND Premiere production at Lincoln Center Festival 2013

July 15, 2013 - NEW MUSIC BOX
Opera review : THE BLIND Premiere production at Lincoln Center Festival 2013

July 15, 2013 - THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
Opera review : THE BLIND Premiere production at Lincoln Center Festival 2013

July 13, 2013 - NJ STAR LEDGER
Opera review : THE BLIND Premiere production at Lincoln Center Festival 2013

July 12, 2013 - SEQUENZA 21
Opera review : THE BLIND Premiere production at Lincoln Center Festival 2013

July 11, 2013 - FINANCIAL TIMES
Opera review : THE BLIND Premiere production at Lincoln Center Festival 2013

July 10, 2013 - NY POST
Opera review : THE BLIND Premiere production at Lincoln Center Festival 2013

July 10, 2013 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review : THE BLIND Premiere production at Lincoln Center Festival 2013

July 5, 2013 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera profile : "Listening to a Disconnected Society"

July 8, 2013 - WQXR blog
Opera profile : "Audience to be Blindfolded for Lera Auerbach's Opera, The Blind"

COMPOSERS & THE VOICE

October 16, 2013 - ASCAP
Concert review: AOP25: Composers & the Voice

DARKLING

April 2012 - GRAMOPHONE MAGAZINE
Opera CD review: DARKLING

February 2012 - JUILLIARD JOURNAL
Opera CD review: DARKLING

January 24, 2012 - NEW MUSIC BOX
Opera CD review: DARKLING

January 17, 2012 - ENCOREMAG
Opera video profile: DARKLING

January 16, 2012 - THEATERMANIA
Opera CD review: "January's Collectible CDs"

January 9, 2012 - NOUSPIQUE.COM
Opera CD review: DARKLING

December 23, 2011 - PAGE4MUSIC
Opera profile: "Podcast: Stefan Weisman"

December 11, 2011 - "TO THE BEST OF OUR KNOWLEDGE" (PBS RADIO)
Opera profile: "Literature of memory: Anna Rabinowitz on Darkling"

December 1, 2011 - OUR TOWN
Opera profile: "Making Art in the Dark"

November 24, 2011 - NY CLASSICAL MUSIC EXAMINER
Opera CD review: "'Darkling' CD offers intriguing take on the problem of memory"

November 17, 2011 - JEWISH TELEGRAPH UK
Opera profile: "Anna's epic poem inspired by pictures"

November 14, 2011 - TIME OUT NY
Opera CD review: "Album review: Stefan Weisman and Anna Rabinowitz, Darkling"

March 30, 2006 - OPERA TODAY
Opera review: DARKLING

March 30, 2006 - OPERA TODAY
Opera review: DARKLING

March 9, 2006 - TIME OUT NY
Opera review: DARKLING

March 2, 2006 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review: DARKLING

February 28, 2006 - NY SUN
Opera profile: DARKLING 

February 27, 2006 - NIGHT AFTER NIGHT
Opera review: DARKLING

THE FAMILY ROOM

July 22, 2011 - WQXR
Opera profile: "A Triple-Hitter at Opera New Jersey'"

July 19, 2011 - PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER
Opera workshop review: "Opera New Jersey in Princeton: 'Family Room,' 'Consul,' 'Barber of Seville'"

July 18, 2011 - NJ STAR-LEDGER
Opera workshop review: "Opera New Jersey's dramatic double bill: "The Consul" and "The Family Room""

July 18, 2011 - NJ STAR-LEDGER
Opera profile: "'Family' dynamics: Thomas Pasatieri's new opera, 'The Family Room,' is a mystery drama written for two great sopranos"

THE GOLDEN GATE

May 30, 2013 - THE STANFORD DAILY
Opera profile: "Q&A: Golden Gate composer Conrad Cummings"

January 18, 2010 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review: Workshop of The Golden Gate

January 18, 2010 - MUSICAL AMERICA
Opera review: Workshop of The Golden Gate

HAGOROMO

November 23, 2015 - DANCE ENTHUSIAST
Opera review: "Impressions of the Chamber Dance/Opera "Hagoromo""

November 9, 2015 - THE NEW YORKER
Opera profile: "Goings On About Town: Hagoromo"

November 9, 2015 - BROADWAY WORLD
Opera review: "HAGOROMO Meditates on the Contrasts Between Heaven and Earth"

November 8, 2015 - TODAY'S ZAMAN
Opera review: "Eclectic new opera ‘Hagoromo’ premieres in New York"

November 8, 2015 - BACHTRACK
Opera review: "Hagoromo: a Tale of Heaven and Humanity"

November 7, 2015 - ARTS JOURNAL
Opera review: "An Ancient Dance Play Meets New Music"

November 7, 2015 - FEAST OF MUSIC
Opera review: "Hagoromo" at Brooklyn Academy of Music

November 5, 2015 - FINANCIAL TIMES
Opera review: "Hagoromo, Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York — ‘Rich and seamless’"

November 5, 2015 - WNYC
Opera profile: "Beyond Dance"

November 4, 2015 - NEW YORK CLASSICAL REVIEW
Opera review: Hagoromo

November 4, 2015 - THIS WEEK IN NEW YORK
Opera review: "‘Hagoromo’ BAM Next Wave Festival"

November 4, 2015 - DEUTSCHLANDFUNK (German Radio)
Opera review: "Hagoromo"

November 4, 2015 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review: "'Hagoromo' Offers More Than Dance at BAM Harvey Theater"

November 3, 2015 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera preview: "Dance This Week: An Eclectic ‘Hagoromo’ and Jérôme Bel’s ‘Ballet (New York)’

November 1, 2015 - VOGUE (US)
Artist profile: "Wendy Whelan Dances in Dries Van Noten in Hagoromo"

October 30, 2015 - DANCE ENTHUSIAST
Opera profile: "Wendy Whelan Chats About “Hagoromo”"

October 29, 2015 - W MAGAZINE
Artist profile: "Dries van Noten Designs for the Ballet"

October 27, 2015 - VOGUE (Italy)
Artist profile: "Dries Van Noten for Hagoromo"

October 22, 2015 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera profile: "‘Hagoromo’ Features Steps Not Found on the Head of a Pin"

October 5, 2014 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Artist profile: "Muse Steps Away"

HARRIET TUBMAN

March 3, 2014 - SOUNDWORDSIGHT
Opera review: Chamber opera premiere

February 19, 2014 - BK LIVE
Opera profile: "The Irondale Ensemble Project Segment"

February 17, 2014 - BROOKLYN DAILY
Opera profile: "That's edutainment! Two Fort Greene musicals celebrate Black History Month"

February 11, 2014 - THE NEW YORKER
Opera profile: "Can Crowdfunding Replace Artists' Jobs?"

February 1, 2014 - CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR
Opera profile: "Harriet Tubman: Conductor, spy, and Civil War military mind (+video)"

January 4, 2014 - VOICE OF AMERICA
Opera profile: "Nigerian-American Turns Story of Harriet Tubman into Opera"

February 7, 2013 - NEW PALTZ ORACLE
Opera profile: "Rediscovering the Underground Railroad"

January 27, 2013 - ALMANAC WEEKLY
Opera profile: "SUNY New Paltz Professor to Premiere New Opera About Harriet Tubman"

January 17, 2013 - MARYLAND.NEWSZAP.COM
Opera profile: "The year of Harriet Tubman has begun"

December 27, 2012 - CHRONOGRAM
Opera profile: "SUNY New Paltz Professor Gets Grant for Harriet Tubman Opera"

January 27, 2012 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera profile: "Songs, Some Coded, of Liberation"

February 3, 2008 - THE BALTIMORE SUN
Opera profile: "Tubman's Story of Bravery Set to Music"

HEART OF DARKNESS

April 16, 2015 - SAN FRANCISCO CLASSICAL VOICE
Opera profile: "Up River With Opera Parallele's Heart of Darkness "

May 15, 2014 - THE GUARDIAN
Festival review: HEART OF DARKNESS in concert, Vale Festival

December 10, 2012 - WALL STREET JOURNAL
Industry profile: "Developmental Stages"

December 2011 - THE CONRADIAN
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 8, 2011 - TIME OUT LONDON
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 8, 2011 - BACHTRACK
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 8, 2011 - OPERA CREEP/GEORGE'S MUSINGS
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 6, 2011 - OBSERVER (UK)
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 6, 2011 - INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY (UK)
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 5, 2011 - CLASSICALSOURCE
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 4, 2011 - City A.M./Daily Mail
Opera Critics Pick

Nov 4, 2011 - EVENING STANDARD
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 4, 2011 - OPERA TODAY
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 3, 2011 - WALL STREET JOURNAL
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 3, 2011 - INDEPENDENT (UK)
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 3, 2011 - THE TELEGRAPH (UK)
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 3, 2011 - SEEN AND HEARD INTERNATIONAL
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 2, 2011 - GUARDIAN (UK)
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 2, 2011 - THE TELEGRAPH (UK)
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 3, 2011 - Time Out London
Opera Critics Pick: "Number 1 Critics' Choice, Five Best Concerts This Week"

Nov 2, 2011 - INTERMEZZO
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 2, 2011 - THE STAGE (UK)
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 2, 2011 - SHOW ME SOMETHING INTERESTING/JAMES EDWARD HUGHES
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 2, 2011 - MARK RONAN'S THEATRE REVIEWS
Opera review : HEART OF DARKNESS World Premiere, London ROH2

Nov 1, 2011 - Independent and "I"
Opera Critics Pick

Oct 31, 2011 - GUARDIAN (UK)
Opera profile : HEART OF DARKNESS, "Off the map: Heart of Darkness gets the opera treatment"

Oct 31, 2011 -Sunday Times (UK)
Opera Critics Pick

Oct 30, 2011 - Independent (UK) Information
Opera Critics Pick: "Ten Best Performances"

Oct 29, 2011 - Saturday Telegraph (UK)
Opera Critics Pick

May 21, 2007 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review (AOP workshop): HEART OF DARKNESS at WALL-TO-WALL 2007

I HEAR AMERICA SINGING

June 20, 2011 - WQXR
Opera profile: "Make Music NY Takes Opera to the Streets"

April 1, 2011 - PATCH.COM
Opera profile: "Poem by 8-year-old Turned Into Opera"

INDEPENDENCE EVE

February 9, 2015 - FEAST OF MUSIC
Opera profile: ""Independence Eve": An Opera in Progress About Race Relations in America"

September 15, 2014 - THE NEW YORKER
Opera profile: "Stop, frisk, sing"

July 17, 2014 - CRAIN'S NEW YORK
Opera profile: "Stop-and-frisk, the musical"

IN THE PENAL COLONY

December 16, 2011 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Best of 2011: In the Penal Colony by Philip Glass w String Orchestra of Brooklyn

October 6, 2011 - THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
Opera review: In the Penal Colony by Philip Glass w String Orchestra of Brooklyn

October 4, 2011 - THE CLASSICAL REVIEW
Opera review: In the Penal Colony by Philip Glass w String Orchestra of Brooklyn

October 3, 2011 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review: In the Penal Colony by Philip Glass w String Orchestra of Brooklyn

JUDGMENT OF MIDAS

April 13, 2013 - THIRDCOASTDAILY.COM
Opera review: World Premiere of JUDGMENT OF MIDAS

April 13, 2013 - MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL
Opera review: World Premiere of JUDGMENT OF MIDAS

April 8, 2013 - EXPRESS MILWAUKEE
Opera profile: "Mythical Battle of Midas"

April 5, 2013 - MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL
Opera profile: "Present Music takes on opera in Ince's 'Judgment of Midas'"

December 12, 2012 - FANFARE MAGAZINE
Opera profile: "Journey to Judgment : Kamran Ince’s New Opera, With Help From Present Music"

LOST CHILDHOOD

November 14, 2013 - THE WASHINGTON POST
Opera profile & review: LOST CHILDHOOD

November 10, 2013 - THE WASHINGTON EXAMINER
Opera review: LOST CHILDHOOD (Four out of five stars)

November 7, 2013 - THE BALTIMORE SUN
Opera profile: "Gottfried Wagner on the Holocaust opera 'Lost Childhood'"

November 7, 2013 - THE JEWISH DAILY FORWARD
Opera profile: "Opera About Holocaust Survivor Premieres for 75th Anniversary of Kristallnacht"

November 3, 2013 - THE BALTIMORE SUN
Opera profile: "New opera links Jewish, German legacies of Holocaust"

August 1, 2007 - MA'ARIV
Opera workshop review: LOST CHILDHOOD

August 1, 2007 - HAARETZ
Opera workshop profile: LOST CHILDHOOD

May 20, 2005 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera workshop review: LOST CHILDHOOD

LOVE/HATE

June 20, 2012 - OPERA PULSE
Opera review: LOVE/HATE (excerpt from OPERA America New Works Sampler)

April 14, 2012 - SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
Opera review: LOVE/HATE

April 13, 2012 - THE OPERA TATTLER
Opera review: LOVE/HATE

April 12, 2012 - SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
Opera profile: "'Love/Hate' revisits 'Bus Stop'"

March 28, 2012 - SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER
Opera profile: LOVE/HATE

LUCY: A MEMORY OPERA

November 10, 2014 - JOURNAL-SENTINEL (MILWAUKEE)
Opera profile: "Milwaukee Opera Theatre delivers an evocative world premiere in 'Lucy.'"

November 8, 2014 - ON MILWAUKEE
Opera review: ""Lucy" is an incredible triumph for Milwaukee Opera Theatre"

November 8, 2014 - MILWAUKEE MAG
Opera review: "Monkey Business : Milwaukee Opera Theatre's lush and poignant "Lucy.""

November 6, 2014 - WUWM MILWAUKEE PUBLIC RADIO
Opera profile: "Remember Radiolab's Episode On Lucy The Chimp? Well, Now It's An Opera"

November 15, 2010 - MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO "RADIOLAB"
Opera profile: "In 'Our Basic Nature,' a radio story fit for an opera"

NORA, IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS

July 25, 2014 - TIME OUT NY
Opera profile : "Nights at the opera: Met lockout, alt-opera troupes and Will Eno makes Ibsen sing"

November 15, 2013 - DCist
Opera profile : "DCist Interview: Emily Pulley from She, After @UrbanArias"

November 12, 2013 - DC THEATRE SCENE
Opera review : NORA, IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS at UrbanArias

November 11, 2013 - THE SYBARITIC SINGER
Opera review : NORA, IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS at UrbanArias

November 10, 2013 - WASHINGTON POST
Opera review : NORA, IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS at UrbanArias

November 6, 2013 - DC Metro Theater Arts
Opera profile : NORA, IN THE GREAT OUTDOORS at UrbanArias

April 5, 2011 - TIME OUT NY
Opera profile: "Jonesing for Nora: A short history of A Doll's House sequels"

NUMINOUS CITY

December 2, 2011 - GWARLINGO.COM
Opera profile/workshop review: "Peter Wyer’s New Opera Dramatizes One Tibetan Woman’s Journey to Freedom "

NYU OPERA WRITING WORKSHOP

May 11, 2016 - BROADWAYWORLD.COM
Opera profile/workshop review: "BWW Opera Review: PARK AND BARK - The Next Generation, from NYU and AOP"

OPERATION BROOKLYN (fka OPERA GROWS IN BROOKLYN)

June 23, 2011 - AMSTERDAM NEWS
Opera profile: "Soprano Adrienne Danrich and the operatic journey"

June 23, 2011 - WQXR
Opera profile: "Top 5 Celebrations of Song"

July 12, 2010 - PARTERRE BOX
Opera review: OPERA GROWS IN BROOKLYN

July 12, 2010 - THE OPERA INSIDER
Opera review: OPERA GROWS IN BROOKLYN

April 18, 2010 - PARTERRE BOX
Opera review: OPERA GROWS IN BROOKLYN

April 3, 2009 - THE CURATOR
Opera review: OPERA GROWS IN BROOKLYN feat. LOVE/HATE

OUT COLD

March 13, 2013 - NEW MUSIC BOX
Opera profile: "Reports of the Death of Opera Have Been Greatly Exaggerated"

December 2012 - BROOKLYN RAIL
Opera review: "BAM Next Wave Part 1"

December 14, 2012 - WQXR
Year-in-review: "The Best and Worst of Opera in 2012"

November 1, 2012 - ARTS JOURNAL BLOG
Opera review: "Phil Kline's staged song cycle: Better seen or heard?"

October 27, 2012 - LUCID CULTURE
Opera review: "Three Transcendent Song Cycles by Phil Kline at BAM"

October 26, 2012 - NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review: "Out Cold/Zippo Songs at Bam's Next Wave Festival"

October 19, 2012 - ARTS JOURNAL BLOG
Opera profile: "Great music- and opera - at the end of the line"

October 19, 2012 - BAM BLOG
Opera profile: "Schubert and Sinatra Walk into a Bar"

October 17, 2012 - CLASSICAL TV
Opera profile: "The Art of Song"

October 12, 2012 - LUCID CULTURE
Opera profile: "Ten Questions for Phil Kline"

PARADISE INTERRUPTED

May 29, 2015 - THE POST & COURIER (CHARLESTON, SC)
Opera profile: "Guillermo Acevedo and his voice responsive projections in ‘Paradise Interrupted’"

May 26, 2015 - THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
Opera review: PARADISE INTERRUPTED, World Premiere, Spoleto Festival USA 2015

May 26, 2015 - SEQUENZA 21
Opera review: PARADISE INTERRUPTED, World Premiere, Spoleto Festival USA 2015

May 26, 2015 - THE POST & COURIER (CHARLESTON, SC)
Opera profile: "Q&A with Qian Yi, singer in ‘Paradise Interrupted’"

May 24, 2015 - CHARLESTON CITY PAPER
Opera profile: "Spoleto overview: Festival artists — they're just like us!"

May 23, 2015 - THE POST & COURIER (CHARLESTON, SC)
Opera review: PARADISE INTERRUPTED, World Premiere, Spoleto Festival USA 2015

May 23, 2015 - CHARLESTON CITY PAPER
Opera review: PARADISE INTERRUPTED, World Premiere, Spoleto Festival USA 2015

May 22, 2015 - THE POST & COURIER (CHARLESTON, SC)
Opera/Festival profile: "Music in Time ever expanding horizons of series and its listeners"

PATIENCE & SARAH

June 14, 2011 - INDIEOPERA.COM
Opera profile: "Interview with Paula Kimper"

July 26, 2000 - WINDY CITY TIMES (Chicago)
Opera review: PATIENCE & SARAH, Chicago Premiere

September 1, 1998 - AMERICAN RECORD GUIDE
Opera review: PATIENCE & SARAH, World Premiere, 1998 Lincoln Center Festival

July 27, 1998 - NEW YORK MAGAZINE
Opera review: PATIENCE & SARAH, World Premiere, 1998 Lincoln Center Festival

July 1998 - PARTERRE.COM
Opera review: PATIENCE & SARAH, World Premiere, 1998 Lincoln Center Festival

July 11, 1998 - PITTSBURGH POST-GAZETTE
Opera review: PATIENCE & SARAH, World Premiere, 1998 Lincoln Center Festival

July 10, 1998 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review: PATIENCE & SARAH, World Premiere, 1998 Lincoln Center Festival

July 2, 1996 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera workshop review: PATIENCE & SARAH

PAUL'S CASE

December 12, 2014 - THE NEW YORKER
Best of 2014: NYC Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

February 23, 2014 - PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
Opera review: Pittsburgh premiere of PAUL'S CASE

February 21, 2014 - 90.5 WESR (Pittsburgh NPR)
Opera profile: "Opera Based on Willa Cather Story Highlights Struggle of Early 1900s Pittsburgh 'Dandy'"

February 19, 2014 - PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
Opera profile: "Pittsburgh Opera tackles complexities of 'Paul's Case'"

February 3, 2014 - THE NEW YORKER
Opera review: NYC Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

January 21, 2014 - WALL STREET JOURNAL
Opera review: NYC Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

January 14, 2014 - THE NEW YORK OBSERVER
Opera review: NYC Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

January 10, 2014 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review: NYC Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

January 9, 2014 - NEW YORK CLASSICAL REVIEW
Opera review: NYC Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

January 7, 2014 - TIME OUT NY
Opera profile: "Prototype Festival: An interview with composer Gregory Spears"

April 29, 2013 - ARTS JOURNAL
Opera review: World Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

April 24, 2013 - SCENE4.COM
Opera review: World Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

April 23, 2013 - DCTHEATRESCENE.COM
Opera review: World Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

April 22, 2013 - WASHINGTON POST
Opera review: World Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

April 22, 2013 - THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
Opera review: World Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

April 21, 2013 - DC METRO THEATER ARTS
Opera review: World Premiere of PAUL'S CASE

April 19, 2013 - WASHINGTON CITY PAPER
Opera profile: "Composer Gregory Spears on Paul’s Case of Disaffected Dandyism"

September 13, 2009 - MUSIC WEB INTERNATIONAL
Opera review: Workshop of PAUL'S CASE

December 13, 2009 - PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER
Best of 2009: Workshop of PAUL'S CASE

PIECES OF PAPER - 9-11 MEMORIAL CONCERT

September 12, 2011 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Concert review: 9-11 Memorial Concert at Irondale Center

ROMULUS

January 2012 - OPERA NEWS
Opera CD review: ROMULUS

Awards 2011 - GRAMOPHONE
Opera CD review: ROMULUS

June 19, 2011 - PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER
Opera CD review: ROMULUS

May 22, 2007 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review: ROMULUS

Oct. 2007 - CLASSICAL SINGER MAGAZINE
Opera profile: ROMULUS

ROSENCRANTZ & GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD

November 21, 2009 - TIME OUT NY
Opera review: Workshop of Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead

THE SCARLET IBIS

January 14, 2015 - THE NEW YORK OBSERVER
Opera review: THE SCARLET IBIS Premiere production at Prototype 2015

January 13, 2015 - THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
Opera review: THE SCARLET IBIS Premiere production at Prototype 2015

January 13, 2015 - BROADWAY WORLD
Opera review: THE SCARLET IBIS Premiere production at Prototype 2015

January 09, 2015 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review: THE SCARLET IBIS Premiere production at Prototype 2015

January 09, 2015 - NEW YORK CLASSICAL REVIEW
Opera review: THE SCARLET IBIS Premiere production at Prototype 2015

January 07, 2015 - TIME OUT NY
Opera profile: "Why you should see my opera in the PROTOTYPE festival"

September 26, 2011 - CLOCKTOWER (Radio program)
Opera profile: "David Cote & Stefan Weisman, The Scarlet Ibis"

THE SUMMER KING

May 9, 2014 - PORTLAND PRESS HERALD
Opera review: "‘The Summer King’ takes risks, but has potential to be a classic"

May 4, 2014 - PORTLAND PRESS HERALD
Opera profile: "For Maine composer, it’s a whole new ballgame"

May 7, 2014 - CLASSICAL MAINE
Opera profile: "Opera from the Infield: Daniel Sonenberg's "The Summer King""

May 7, 2014 - WCSH (NBC PORTLAND)
Opera profile: Video interview with Daniel Sonenberg and singer Stephen Salters

May 2014 - PORTLAND MONTHLY
Opera profile: Interview with singer Kenneth Kellogg

March 20, 2014 - WORKING WATERFRONT
Opera profile: THE SUMMER KING

January 4, 2014 - KANSAS CITY STAR
Opera profile: ""A Negro Leagues opera will make its debut this year"

December 22, 2013 - PORTLAND PRESS HERALD
Opera profile: "Classical Beat: USM composer’s operatric ode to a heroic – and tragic – baseball legend"

April 15, 2012 - PORTLAND PRESS HERALD
Opera concert review: THE SUMMER KING

April 8, 2012 - PORTLAND PRESS HERALD
Opera profile: "Classical Beat: Back Cove Festival features 'Summer King'"

September 14, 2007 - UMPBUMP.COM
Opera profile: THE SUMMER KING

September 5, 2007 - THE WALL STREET JOURNAL
Opera workshop profile: THE SUMMER KING

August 23, 2007 - COURIER-LIFE PUBLICATIONS (Brooklyn, NY)
Opera profile: THE SUMMER KING

March 12, 2007 - THE PHOENIX (Portland, ME)
Opera profile: THE SUMMER KING

THIS IS THE RILL SPEAKING

April 11, 2013 - GO MEMPHIS
Opera review: THIS IS THE RILL SPEAKING (Opera Memphis premiere)

April 30, 2008 - THE NEW YORK TIMES
Opera review: THIS IS THE RILL SPEAKING

May 1, 2008 - THE NEW YORK SUN
Opera review: THIS IS THE RILL SPEAKING

June 2008 - OPERA NEWS
Opera review: THIS IS THE RILL SPEAKING

THREE WAY

July 1, 2014 - OPERA NEWS
Opera review : THE COMPANION at Roulette

May 28, 2014 - SEEN AND HEARD INTERNATIONAL
Opera review : THE COMPANION at Roulette

May 22, 2014 - I CARE IF YOU LISTEN
Opera review : THE COMPANION at Roulette

April 30, 2014 - GARDEN STATE JOURNAL
Opera review : THE COMPANION at Roulette

April 26, 2014 - CLASSICAL MUSIC ROCKS
Opera review : THE COMPANION at Roulette

April 24, 2014 - STAGEBUDDY
Opera review : THE COMPANION at Roulette

April 24, 2014 - TIME OUT NY
Opera profile (The Companion): "The future of opera is here, and it includes singing domestic sexbots"

THE WANTON SUBLIME

August 27, 2015 - THE GUARDIAN UK
Opera review : "The Wanton Sublime/The Medium review – rebelliousness and lyricism"

August 27, 2015 - TELEGRAPH UK
Opera review : "Grimeborn Festival, Arcola, review: 'invigorating'"

August 27, 2015 - WHATS ON STAGE
Opera review : "The Medium / The Wanton Sublime (Arcola Theatre)"

August 27, 2015 - THE STAGE (UK)
Opera review : "The Wanton Sublime"

August 27, 2015 - EVENING STANDARD (UK)
Opera review : "Grimeborn – The Medium / The Wanton Sublime, review: Austerity opera for hipster kids"

August 20, 2015 - THIS WEEK: LONDON
Opera profile : "Tarik O’Regan: The Wanton Sublime"

August 6, 2015 - HAM AND HIGH
Opera profile : "Dalston's mean streets welcome back opera"

July 1, 2014 - OPERA NEWS
Opera review : THE WANTON SUBLIME at Roulette

May 28, 2014 - SEEN AND HEARD INTERNATIONAL
Opera review : THE WANTON SUBLIME at Roulette

May 22, 2014 - I CARE IF YOU LISTEN
Opera review : THE WANTON SUBLIME at Roulette

April 30, 2014 - GARDEN STATE JOURNAL
Opera review : THE WANTON SUBLIME at Roulette

April 26, 2014 - CLASSICAL MUSIC ROCKS
Opera review : THE WANTON SUBLIME at Roulette

July 26, 2012 - ARTS JOURNAL blog
Opera review : BLESSED ART THOU AMONGST WOMEN at NJ Opera

July 5, 2012 - WQXR blog
Opera profile : "One-Person Shows: Star Vehicles but Compelling Drama?"

WOLF-IN-SKINS

Fall 2013 - OPERA AMERICA MAGAZINE
Opera profile : "Opera and Dance: A Pas de Deux"

January 30, 2013 - THINKINGDANCE.NET
Opera review : WOLF-IN-SKINS, ACT ONE workshop, Philadelphia, PA

January 29, 2013 - THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER
Opera review : WOLF-IN-SKINS, ACT ONE workshop, Philadelphia, PA

January 24, 2013 - EDGE PHILADELPHIA
Opera profile : "’Wolf-In-Skins’ :: New Dance/Opera Piece Gets Philly Outing"

January 24, 2013 - PHILADELPHIA CITYPAPER
Opera preview : "Wolf-In-Skins"

January 22, 2013 - TEMPLE NEWS
Opera profile : "Wolf-in-Skins ushers in start of the semester"

January 21, 2013 - THE DANCE JOURNAL
Opera profile : "Wolf-In-Skins previews at Philadelphia Dance Projects"

January 21, 2013 - THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER
Opera profile : "Beasts of a Musical Wild"

 

 

 

 


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