Production reviews (2)

29 Jan - 29 Jan 2023
Chautauqua Opera Festival  | Performances (2)
  | Conductor: Jerome Shannon
 | Stage director: Bill Fabris
28 April 2021www.sandiegouniontribune.comPam Kragen
San Diego Opera’s back at the drive-in, and it’s a feast for the eyes and ears
Festival conductor Bruce Stasyna not only leads the San Diego Symphony in fine and diverse performances over the weekend, he also co-conceived with Alan E. Hicks the opening concert, which drew 425 cars on Saturday. As in past “One Amazing Night” recitals, opera was just one of the genres explored. Subtitled “Unmasking the music of notorious pandemics” may sound like dreary fare, but...
29 Jan - 29 Jan 2023
Aida, Verdi,  
San Diego Opera  | Performances (3)
Stage director
  | Conductor: Joseph Colaneri
 | Stage director: Alan E Hicks
21 October 2019operawire.comMaria Nockin
San Diego Opera 2019-20 Review: Aida
With the help of Stage Director Alan E. Hicks, each of the principals created a memorable character that grew with the increasingly intense emotions of the libretto.