Ryan McKinny Instagram Takeover!
The most awesome Ryan McKinny , currently appreating as Count Almaviva in The Marriage of Figaro , visited Cortines High to talk to students about his life as an opera singer. But before and after, the Los Angeles native made a few stops along the way. Experience Ryan's day in LA in his epic LA...
Tea and The Eternal Tech Week
“Shall I put the kettle on?” After 20 years in England, those are the six most heavenly words a friend can utter when you’re in need of sitting down at the kitchen table and having a good chat. So, put that kettle on and settle in because it’s been an eventful five weeks since last I wrote and I...
Costume Shop sale on March 28
LA Opera’s Costume Shop will move from its longtime home at 330 South Alameda Street in downtown LA to a nearby location later this spring. To prepare for the big move, the Costume Shop is clearing house and, for only the third time in the company’s history, will have an open-air sale . Over 1,00...
Opera Goes to the Movies: an interview with composer Patrick Morganelli
Hercules (Reg Park) and Theseus (George Ardisson) in Hercules in the Haunted World A century ago, the budding film industry borrowed pretty heavily from opera—which makes a lot of sense, considering how the larger-than-life gestures of operatic acting suited the new medium of silent film so...