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From the Desk of Artistic Director Jonathan Pell

by Megan Meister

New York City Auditions, Day 5 My last day in New York was devoted to a theatrical double header to see the work of directors and designers who might be recruited to do an opera production. First up was OTHER DESERT CITIES, directed by Joe Mantello, who staged the world premiere of Jake Heggie’s first […]

From the Desk of Artistic Director Jonathan Pell

by Megan Meister

New York City Auditions, Day 4 After a final day of New York auditions, a disappointing day in which I heard forty more singers, only a few of whom were interesting and none who caused my heart to beat faster, I had a transcendent theatrical experience this evening. I went to see Hugh Jackman in […]