The Shining – Sneak Peak #3

The Shining

“The Shining is a horror story, but it is also much more than that, because it is dimensional, psychological and, perhaps most importantly, believable.” Eric Simonson, stage director of the Minnesota Opera’s upcoming premiere of Paul Moravec’s new opera, shares some thoughts about bringing the story to life on stage. Access the complete article from […] Read more »

Press Release: The Shining Sold Out!

The Shining

This just in from the Minnesota Opera: Minnesota Opera’s The Shining is Sold Out Standing room tickets just released MINNEAPOLIS (April 20, 2016) – Minnesota Opera is excited to announce that reserved seating of its new opera, The Shining, is entirely sold out. With less than three weeks to go before the curtain rises on […] Read more »

The Shining – Sneak Peek #2

The Shining

Another installment in Subito Music’s “sneak peeks” at the magic behind the upcoming Moravec/Campbell operaThe Shining, to be premiered May 7 by the Minnesota Opera. Librettist Mark Campbell details his perspective on bringing Stephen King’s 600-page novel to opera. Read more »

“Review: Bach Festival Society ends season in a blaze of glory”

Orlando Sentinel

From the Orlando Sentinel review of the Bach Festival Society premiere performance of Music Awake!: The star attraction, however, was “Music, Awake!,” making its world premiere. Composed by Paul Moravec with words by Terry Teachout, the piece was commissioned by the society to honor John Sinclair for his 25 years as music director. … Moravec […] Read more »

“Music, Awake!” Honors John Sinclair

John Sinclair | Bach Festival Society

The Bach Festival Society's John Sinclair 25th anniversary is being honored with the most appropriate tribute: a world-premiere composition, Music, Awake!, composed by Paul Moravec with text by Terry Teachout. Mr. Sinclair will conduct will conduct the sold-out performances this weekend at Rollins College and plans to record the work later in the year. Read more »