Casting for the lead roles in Highbury Opera Theatre’s Fever Pitch the Opera is announced today. The production marks 25 years since the iconic book was first published and its first musical staging.
Jean Cocteau and Francis Poulenc are two bastions of 20th century French creativity, pushing the envelope away from a traditional Romantic period into one of expressionism, serialism and altogether darker motifs. La Voix Humaine is no different – a one-woman lament on the phone to her ex-lover about how she cannot carry on without his commitment and devotion.
With a vibrant musical score by Brazilian percussionist and composer Adriano Adewale, Hatch is a journey through worlds bright with a mesmerizing blend of sights and sounds influenced by samba and jazz.
Witt ’n Camp are on the run for crimes of public indecency, but they’re still putting on a show at Live at Zedel, jail be damned.
Vixen is a homeless girl in a world that only seeks to take advantage. Vixen is a fiery redhead who can take care of herself, lashing out at any man that tries it on. Vixen eschews typical human contact, constantly wary that there is an ulterior motive.