Christopher McBeth Tag

The Silk & Spices Festival

Posted by Opera Gal in Community, Turandot

The annual Utah Symphony | Utah Opera Cultural Festival is in full swing. This year’s theme is Silk & Spices: A Cultural Festival Celebrating the Music & Arts of China. So far, the events have included a Utah Symphony performance, the celebration of the Chinese…

2014-2015 Utah Opera Season Announcement

Posted by Utah Opera in Productions

We are so excited for Utah Opera’s 2014-15 Season! Artistic Director Christopher McBeth has announced that the company’s 37th season will feature Utah Opera premieres of Georges Bizet’s The Pearl Fishers and Igor Stravinsky’s The Rake’s Progress and the highly demanded returns of Giacomo Puccini’s…

And So the Fall Travel Begins…

Posted by Christopher McBeth in Productions

There is a certain amount of travel that comes with this job. Under the General Ledger it is called “Artistic Research” but it takes several guises. This weekend, the days just before we begin rehearsals in earnest for Salome, it is a mixed bag. Some…

Welcome backstage at Utah Opera!

Posted by Christopher McBeth in Uncategorized

As Utah Opera’s Artistic Director, I’m delighted to welcome you backstage for a on-going, behind-the-scenes look at Utah Opera through my blog. I feel fortunate to work with so many talented artists who come together to create opera for our community, and hope that this…