TRANSPORTATION TRANSFORMATION: Not just your typical MTA Monday morning commute on the F train! Progress occurs when opportunity meets preparation. Such was the case when I got the call from … Continue reading Create an Opera in 24-hours? No Problem!
Who Will Be Our Deborah Now?
Originally posted on Opera Abecedarian:
A year ago I was studying the Book of Judges with Rabbi Bronwen Mullin in the Artist’s Beit Midrash at my shul, Town & Village…
Blue Hum in Performance – Toronto, ON
We began writing Blue Hum in the fall of 2017 with phone calls and Facetime between New Ulm, MN and New York, NY. Summer of 2018 it was performed in Toronto…amazing to go through the process and see it all put together! Thanks Anita and Mike.
‘Blue Hum’ an Art-Song in the Making
Some months ago I began a fascinating project with composer, Mike von der Nahmer, and writer, Anita Prestidge. Mike put me and Anita together and said “Go, write a libretto … Continue reading ‘Blue Hum’ an Art-Song in the Making
That “Starting Over” Thing…
blank space and pure potentiality
A Poem for the One Who Pushed My
This is a poem for the one who pushed my Indiegogo campaign past the half way mark. Dark were the days where development slowed From such a strong start at … Continue reading A Poem for the One Who Pushed My
When Falling…Dive | A VideOpera
My silence over the last few months is an indication of how intensively I’ve been working on developing my librettist muscle. It’s been a mind-blowingly productive and creative time; I’m just getting started!
Currently I am working with composer, Peter Michael von der Nahmer on a VideOpera (it’s exactly what it sounds like, an opera created for video) about a woman and her tortured relationship with Twitter.
We are producing this ourselves and are about to launch a crowdfunding campaign to raise some money so we can cover the cost of production and pay our artists. If you want to learn more about this cool little project and would like to be added to our mailing list, use the link below to take you to our sign-up page. This will add you to our list so we can share campaign launch information and updates with you.
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Thank you! MMN & PMvdN