Words First: Talking Text in Opera

The Decameron Opera Coalition and the “Heroes” Project

December 20, 2021 Keturah Stickann/Matt Boresi/Bilal Dardai/Briana Hunter/Steve Wallace Season 3 Episode 10
Words First: Talking Text in Opera
The Decameron Opera Coalition and the “Heroes” Project
Show Notes

Keturah speaks with librettists: Matt Boresi, Bilal Dardai, Briana Hunter, and Steve Wallace about the currently streaming “Heroes” with the Decameron Opera Coalition.  All, saving Matt, are new librettists, and we talk about the inspiration behind their pieces as well as what it was like to write in this medium.

Decameron Opera Coalition: https://www.decameronoperacoalition.org/
Hilliard and Boresi: https://www.hilliardandboresi.com/#home-section
Bilal Dardai: https://bilal-dardai-theatre.weebly.com/
Briana Hunter: http://www.brianaelysehunter.com/
Steve Wallace: https://stevewallacemusic.com/