Words First: Talking Text in Opera

Jerre Dye and Reinterpreting Classic Text

October 26, 2020 Keturah Stickann/Jerre Dye Season 1 Episode 18
Words First: Talking Text in Opera
Jerre Dye and Reinterpreting Classic Text
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Words First: Talking Text in Opera
Jerre Dye and Reinterpreting Classic Text
Oct 26, 2020 Season 1 Episode 18
Keturah Stickann/Jerre Dye

Keturah talks about her work on San Diego Opera’s reimagined La Bohéme, and how the circumstances surrounding Covid 19 forced her and the singers to look at the piece in a completely different way.  She also interviews librettist, Jerre Dye, about his life in Chicago, his work with Frances Pollock at Chautauqua, and working with Zachary Redler, Kamala Sankaram, and Jennifer Higdon.

Show Notes

Keturah talks about her work on San Diego Opera’s reimagined La Bohéme, and how the circumstances surrounding Covid 19 forced her and the singers to look at the piece in a completely different way.  She also interviews librettist, Jerre Dye, about his life in Chicago, his work with Frances Pollock at Chautauqua, and working with Zachary Redler, Kamala Sankaram, and Jennifer Higdon.