The inaugural recital of the INVISION recital series. IN Series founder and pianist, Carla Hubner with mezzo soprano Elizabeth Mondragon reunite at SOURCE Theatre in Washington DC to perform a special recital for you. These old friends and beloved performers present a collection of German lieder and cabaret songs by Schumann and Schonberg, French art songs by Debussy, Mexican folk and popular song, and works by contemporary composer David Sisco.
Gluck’s revolutionary opera is the first in a trilogy of projects about love and loss in the time of COVID. Real-life husband and wife Benjamin Williamson and Paula Sides take on this story of love at the edge of life and death.
Just in time for the election, a docu-opera of Melissa Dunphy’s brilliant setting of the transcripts from Attorney General Alberto Gonzales’s 2005 congressional hearings into the style of Handelian oratorio is art as satire – at turns funny, charming, moving,and convicting.
The opera-lover’s opera comes to life in a whole new way. Created as an animated feature and set in Washington DC’s Columbia Heights neighborhood, this is about coming of age in a quickly changing city and the power of youth to face love, hope, change, and even death.
With music by Purcell, Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” transforms into an episodic radio-opera inspired by classic airwave dramas, featuring a Grammy Award winning international cast and orchestra.