Kander: *DWB* (DRIVING WHILE BLACK)

Concert: Kander: *DWB* (DRIVING WHILE BLACK) Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-01-21 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Birmingham Opera Link: http://www.operabirmingham.org/dwb Concert Information: Roberta Gumbel, libretto Discovery Theatre Red Mountain Theatre Birmingham, AL Read more »

Moravec: THE SHINING

Concert: Moravec: THE SHINING Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-03-06 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Opera Colorado Link: https://www.operacolorado.org/event/moravecs-the-shining/ Concert Information: Mark Campbell, libretto Eric Simonson, stage director Ari Pelto, conductor Ellie Caulkins Opera House Denver Performing Arts Center Denver, CO Read more »

Moravec: THE SHINING

Concert: Moravec: THE SHINING Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-03-04 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Opera Colorado Link: https://www.operacolorado.org/event/moravecs-the-shining/ Concert Information: Mark Campbell, libretto Eric Simonson, stage director Ari Pelto, conductor Ellie Caulkins Opera House Denver Performing Arts Center Denver, CO Read more »

Moravec: THE SHINING

Concert: Moravec: THE SHINING Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2022-03-03 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Opera Colorado Link: https://www.operacolorado.org/event/moravecs-the-shining/ Concert Information: Mark Campbell, libretto Eric Simonson, stage director Ari Pelto, conductor Ellie Caulkins Opera House Denver Performing Arts Center Denver, CO Read more »

Moravec: SANCTUARY ROAD *Staged Version*

Concert: Moravec: SANCTUARY ROAD *Staged Version* Start Date: 2022-03-04 End Date: 2022-03-06 Location: North Carolina Opera Link: https://www.ncopera.org/2021-22-season/sanctuary-road/ Concert Information: Dennis Whitehead Darling, stage director Fletcher Opera Theater Raleigh, NC Read more »

Abels: “desert in” operabox.tv

“In a mysterious motor lodge…along a desolate stretch of highway in the American desert, customers pay for the usual amenities — a room, a pool, a lounge. But here, they also pay to be reunited with lost loves of all kinds…” June 2021 brings the premiere of “desert in,” a new, operatic television miniseries featuring […] Read more »

Kander: dwb at Urban Arias in DC

On April 30, 2021, UrbanArias presents the digital premiere of its film adaptation of Susan Kander’s chamber opera dwb (driving while black), featuring soprano Karen Slack joined by cellist Rosanna Butterfield and percussionist Eric Plewinski. Kander’s 45-minute, one-woman monodrama was written in collaboration with librettist and soprano Roberta Gumbel. Gumbel — along with New Morse […] Read more »

Kander: *DWB* Film Adaptation *Virtual Concert*

Concert: Kander: *DWB* Film Adaptation *Virtual Concert* Start Time: 00:00:00 Date: 2021-04-30 End Time: 00:00:00 Location: Urban Arias Link: https://www.urbanarias.org/performances/driving-while-black/ Concert Information: Du’Bois & Camry A’Keen, film direction and choreography Karen Slack, soprano; Rosanna Butterfield, cello; Eric Plewinski, percussion Washington, DC Read more »

Kander: DWB NY Premiere

On October 23, Susan Kander’s chamber opera dwb (driving while black) receives its New York premiere — via virtual performance — presented by Baruch Performing Arts Center in Manhattan. The 45-minute, one-woman monodrama originally premiered in fall 2018 at the Lawrence Arts Center in Kansas. With stage direction by Chip Miller, the production features original […] Read more »