Emily Cox
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Emily Cox is a versatile performer who has been seen across the nation in musical theatre, cabaret, opera and solo orchestral works. Her numerous roles ... more
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"The Drunken Tenor" with Robert McPherson

Our Developing Organizations and Audiences column features opera companies and producers who are making inroads into non-traditional opera audiences, and creating captivating art in unexpected places. This week, Emily Cox interviews Metropolitan Opera tenor Robert McPherson, whose original act, "The Drunken Tenor," recently earned him "Best of Fringe" accolades at Seattle Fringe Festival.


Praised by Broadway World as a “compelling actor” with a “rich and powerful bass voice,” James Harrington returns to the Santa Fe Opera Apprentice program ... more
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July Mail Bag

Each month, our editor answers reader questions pertaining to careers in opera. Last month, the questions focused on Young Artist Programs, or YAPs. This month, our readers wanted to know about some of the personal challenges of a career as an opera singer.


Praised by Broadway World as a “compelling actor” with a “rich and powerful bass voice,” James Harrington returns to the Santa Fe Opera Apprentice program ... more
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Opening Night: Saratoga

Toi, toi, toi to our colleagues at Opera Saratoga, who open their 2017 Summer Festival tonight!

Saratoga's season begins with Verdi's Falstaff, starring Craig Colcough in the title role, Caroline Worra as Alice Ford, and Michael Chioldi as Ford!

Their season runs July 1 to 16 and features

Verdi's Falstaff | Jul 1 ...


Praised by Broadway World as a “compelling actor” with a “rich and powerful bass voice,” James Harrington returns to the Santa Fe Opera Apprentice program ... more
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Opening Night: Santa Fe Opera

Toi, toi, toi to our colleagues at Santa Fe Opera, who open their 61st Festival season tonight with Johann Strauss Jr.’s Die Fledermaus, starring Susan Graham, Kurt Streit, and Devon Guthrie. The season also features the highly-anticipated world premiere of The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs, starring Edward Parks and Sasha Cooke, beginning on ...


Praised by Broadway World as a “compelling actor” with a “rich and powerful bass voice,” James Harrington returns to the Santa Fe Opera Apprentice program ... more
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Opening Night: Wolf Trap

Toi, toi, toi to our colleagues at Wolf Trap Opera, who open their season tonight at The Barns at Wolf Trap in Falls Church, Virginia!

Their season runs June 17 to August 19, and features:


Praised by Broadway World as a “compelling actor” with a “rich and powerful bass voice,” James Harrington returns to the Santa Fe Opera Apprentice program ... more
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Opening Night: Des Moines Metro Opera

Toi, toi, toi to our colleagues at Des Moines Metro Opera, who open their 45th season tonight with Puccini's Turandot, starring Alexandra Lobianco and Jonathan Burton.

Their season runs June 23 to July 16th, and features:


Lauded for her "large, robust, and flexible voice" (Bachtrack) and "sparkling stage presence” (St. Louis Dispatch), Katy Lindhart is an exciting young singer to watch. ... more
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Developing Organizations & Audiences: LoftOpera

In the first installment of our "Developing Audiences and Organizations" series, soprano Katy Lindhart profiles one of the crown jewels of New York City's independent opera scene: LoftOpera.


Praised by Broadway World as a “compelling actor” with a “rich and powerful bass voice,” James Harrington returns to the Santa Fe Opera Apprentice program ... more
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YAP Bootcamp: American YAP List

This week, our YAP Bootcamp brings you a sortable list of paid American YAPs — over 50 — to help you start to strategize application season.


Emily Cox
Soprano
Emily Cox is a versatile performer who has been seen across the nation in musical theatre, cabaret, opera and solo orchestral works. Her numerous roles ... more
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Cities and Scenes: Chicago

In our inaugural "Cities and Scenes" post, Soprano Emma Cox breaks down the vocal music scene in the Windy City for fans and singers alike.


Praised by Broadway World as a “compelling actor” with a “rich and powerful bass voice,” James Harrington returns to the Santa Fe Opera Apprentice program ... more
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June Mail Bag

Welcome to the OpusAtlas Mail Bag! Each month I’ll answer questions from OA readers, and try my best to demystify some aspects of the opera/classical singing world. Everything is fair game, so let me know what’s on your mind!

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