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Interview with April Busch

Posted 4/10/2017

Interview with April Busch April Busch April Busch Production Manager What is your role here at Lyric, and how long have you held the position? I have been the Production Manager here at Lyric for 4 years. I negotiate contracts for the designers of our productions and help plan their schedules. I also handle communication within the company if there are any special events occurring in the building, like board meetings or photo shoots. Anytime someone needs to have the crew (stage crew, wigs, makeup, wardrobe, props, carpenters, sound, and electricians) involved in something that isn’t on...

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Categories: Backstage Life

Tags: Behind the Scenes

Interview with Brian Traynor

Posted 4/3/2017

Interview with Brian Traynor Brian Traynor Brian Traynor Charge Artist    What is your role here at Lyric, and how long have you held the position? I’ve been at Lyric since the 1998/99 season and I am the Charge Artist. It’s my job to make sure the finishes on the scenery, props, and costumes for a production are visually appropriate for the concept the designers and director have in mind. For instance, if we need to make rebels the for a new production of Carmen look like they’ve been in mountains for months, or soldiers in Bel Canto appear as though they’ve...

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Categories: Backstage Life

Tags: Behind the Scenes

THE TROJANS (LES TROYENS) By the Numbers

Posted 11/13/2016

THE TROJANS (LES TROYENS) By the Numbers Les Troyens by the Numbers Experience Berlioz's Les Troyens at Lyric Opera with 5 performances November 13 – December 3. ...

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Categories: 2016/17 Season

Tags: Les Troyens (The Trojans)