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Seattle Opera Sep 6
A letter to the community from , who departs this summer to become General Director of :
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Seattle Opera Aug 21
"One of the best Seattle Opera productions ever." Read praise for Porgy and Bess:
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Seattle Opera Aug 20
We spoke to our two Bess’s: Angel Blue and Elizabeth Llewellyn on what it means to tell a story about violence, drug addiction, and abusive relationships
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Seattle Opera Aug 18
Seattle Opera is holding auditions for teaching artists (music educators, singers, actors, dancers, choral directors, stage directors, creative writers, and pianists) Aug 30 & 31. Contact Courtney.Clark@SeattleOpera.org.
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Mary Elizabeth Aug 13
A little taste of my aria in ! Come see us . Performances through August 25!
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Seattle Opera Aug 13
21 Black voices in response to Porgy and Bess - up now on the Seattle Opera blog:
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Angel Blue Aug 10
Happy Friday!! I'm taking over 's instagram page tomorrow Sat Aug. 11 & it's also opening nite of Porgy & Bess! Hope that you'll follow me via seattle opera 2 get an up close look at what it's like for a singer on opening night! Lots of love to you! Angel ❤
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KING 5 News Aug 10
Michael "Wanz" Wansley, who sang on Macklemore's breakout hit "Thrift Shop," will perform in the Seattle Opera's production of "Porgy and Bess."
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Madison Symphony Aug 9
Did you know John DeMain has conducted every performance to date of Porgy and Bess?! This includes this month's performances! Their latest podcast features John and gives more insight into the work. Listen:
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Janet Tu Aug 8
Beloved yet problematic: tackles the cultural controversies behind ‘Porgy and Bess’ (story by ):
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Stranger ThingsToDo Aug 6
The best things to do this week, like 's Porgy and Bess, local author Valerie Trueblood, and 's durational performance art
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Seattle Opera Aug 6
Replying to @2ndFiddle @kidsandrace
Thank you so much for reading. What did you think?
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Seattle Opera Aug 2
thanks for reading/listening!
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Seattle magazine Aug 2
"Porgy and Bess" returns to with two beloved cast members:
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Seattle Opera Aug 2
How do you talk to your kids about ? Do you need to give context to an opera that some people find offensive? Seattle Opera + talk viewing art within Seattle's largely white progressivism
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Angel Blue Aug 1
Happy August 1, 2018! holds a special place in my ❤ these 3 wonderful men R making my job easier by working w/ me 2 create an unforgettable character in Bess. Left to right they are Choreographer Eric Sean Fogel, Director Garnett Bruce & Maestro John Demain🎶🎼🎹😁
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Seattle Opera Jul 29
"You cannot compare the murder, violence, and tragedy in La bohème, Il trovatore, and Tosca to Porgy and Bess. These operas do come with the history of The Middle Passage." - Naomi André
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Seattle Opera Jul 28
amen!
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Seattle Opera Jul 28
Thank you so much for engaging in this conversation. It takes all of us: staff, audiences, community members, company leaders, to make the change. Let's make it happen!
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Seattle Opera Jul 28
Would you be willing to write an email to our General Director? ;) (With love from a PoC opera staff person)
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