Voices of Vedem: Yesterday & Today – 05/31/17

Reviving the popular set from their “Women’s Work” recital, Dena Kay Jones, David Ross and Cherry Duke reunite to perform selections from Lori Laitman’s VEDEM amidst a museum exhibit of the same name. VOICES OF VEDEM: YESTERDAY AND TODAY CLOSING EVENT FOR EXHIBIT  MAY 31, 2017 5:30 pm – Reception; 6:00 pm – Musical Presentation & …

DOG DAYS Record Release Party – 10/16/16

National Sawdust and VIA Records are will celebrate the release of the original cast recording of David T. Little and Royce Vavrek’s critically acclaimed opera Dog Days on MY BIRTHDAY! :-). “For this special evening, cast-members Lauren Worsham, Cherry Duke, and Marnie Breckenridge and James Bobick are joined by pianist James Johnston of Newspeak to perform excerpts …

DOG DAYS – NYC 2016

Dog Days comes home to NYC for 3 performances only in January 2016 with the Prototype Festival. Based on a powerful short story by Judy Budnitz, and hailed by The Wall Street Journal as “one of the most exciting new operas of recent years” Dog Days, by David T. Little and Royce Vavrek is a shocking reminder of contemporary opera’s raw power. “It’s only a …

DOG DAYS, Fort Worth Opera

I’m thrilled to be reprising my role of “The Captain” in David T. Little and Royce Vavrek’s haunting genre-bending opera, DOG DAYS. This particular production marks my debut in my home town of Fort Worth, Texas. Darren Keith Woods has transformed the Fort Worth Opera into a world-class festival, known for championing productions of new works. I’m …

STEAL A PENCIL FOR ME

Steal a Pencil for Me is a full-length opera (two acts), based on a true, fiercely optimistic love story that takes place during the Nazi period in two concentration camps. It is based on the book of the same title about one of the Holocaust’s most unusual love stories—between Jaap Polak, a Dutch accountant, and …

The Coterie (concert)

Join us for the premiere of new songs and arias from The Coterie! Come hear new work by Josh Schmidt, Mel Marvin, David T. Little, Zach Redler, Rachel Peters, Matt Marks, Aaron Roche, Christine Donkin, Hannah Lash, Jeff Myers, Conrad Winslow, Du Yun and Aaron Gervais! Performers include Lauren Worsham, Amelia Watkins, Marnie Breckenridge, Cherry …

DOG DAYS

Beth Morrison Projects & Montclair Peak Performances present the world premiere of Dog Days American opera – Unleashed. Saturday, September 29, 8:00 pm Sunday, September 30, 3:00 pm Friday, October 5, 7:30 pm Saturday, October 6, 8:00 pm Sunday, October 7, 3:00 pm Alexander Kasser Theater Montclair State University 1 Normal Avenue Montclair, NJ 07043 …