“Heggie is the new Wagner”

by Suzanne Calvin

What an accolade from Adelaide! Read more of this interview in “The Adelaide Review” with Timothy Sexton, the new head of State Opera of South Australia, where Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s “Moby-Dick” is being revived a year after bringing the house down, here in Dallas.

UPDATE: Check out this dress rehearsal footage in a local news report from Australia, with Jay Hunter Morris singing the role of Captain Ahab.  You will recognize Queequeg as New Zealander Jonathan Lemalu, who created the role in the original Dallas Opera production.

Suzanne Calvin, Manager/Director Media & PR

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