Musco Center & LA Opera present
Voices of Our Time
LA Opera in Conversation
ONLINE! Thursday, June 25, 2020
5 p.m. PDT | LIVESTREAM
Join an in-depth discussion about both the challenges and advantages of taking a grand opera from the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion to Musco Center. Informed by their experiences James Conlon, Richard Seaver Music Director, Rupert Hemmings, VP of Artistic Planning, Michelle Magaldi, Director of Production, principal artist Morris Robinson (Nabucco and Don Carlo at Musco Center), chorister Aleta Braxton, and Grace Oh, LA Opera Orchestra First Violin will offer their varied points of view. The cohort will discuss how programs are decided, the challenges of moving and scaling-down a production, and what makes it especially fun.