January 10, 2023
Lyric Music & More: January 10
In just over two weeks, on January 25, Hansel and Gretel returns to Lyric with its eye-popping sets, out-of-this-world costumes, and whimsical melodies. With so much happening on stage, it takes an experienced opera director to make sure everything goes smoothly. See what goes into running a show like this one in an interview with revival director Eric Einhorn.
Plus, hear a new single from the creators of The Factotum and get a sense of what’s to come in the word premiere, watch the Midwest Emmy-winning film Pagliacci, learn more about tenor Charles Castronovo, and compare your New Year’s resolutions to those of some famous opera characters.
Pagliacci wins two Midwest Emmys
Spotlight on Charles Castronovo
Resolutions for a drama-free year
We're several days into 2023...how's your New Year's resolution holding up? For many of these opera characters, the answer would undoubtedly be "not well.” At the end, you can test your opera knowledge by trying to match the opera characters to their New Year’s resolutions.
The world changes when there's music in it.”